Team News from Huish ParkInjuries have ruled out Wayne Bridge (knee) and Jobi McAnuff (back) from the Royals' clash with Yeovil on Saturday afternoon.
Stephen Kelly also did not travel after the birth of his child this week.
Sean Morrison captains the side in the absence of McAnuff, whilst Shaun Cummings slots in at full back.
Reading: McCarthy, Cummings, Gunter, Morrison (C), Pearce, Guthrie, Karacan, McCleary, Drenthe, Le Fondre, Blackman
Subs: Federici, Gorkss, Mariappa, Williams, Akpan, Robson-Kanu, Pogrebnyak
Yeovil Town: Hennessey, Ayling, McAllister (C), Edwards, Webster, Seaborne, Upson, Hayter, Ralls, Grant, Williams
Subs: Dawson, Foley, Ngoo, Hoskins, Tate, DUnn, Twumasi