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Yeovil Preview

30 August 2013

Key info for Glovers match

Team News
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Over 2,000 Royals supporters are making the trip to Somerset with all tickets SOLD OUT. Read more info here.

By car: Reach the A303 via the A33 and M3 -  before taking the exit to the A359 and then follow the signs. Click here for more information.

Yeovil Factfile
Full name: Yeovil Town Football Club
Nickname: The Glovers
Founded: 1895 (as Yeovil Casuals)
Ground: Huish Park
Capacity: 9,565
Chairman: John Fry
Manager: Gary Johnson
League: The Championship
2012–13: League One, 4th

The Royals clash with Yeovil Town on Saturday will be the first ever league meeting between the two sides.

The clubs have met just once before in Reading’s 142 year history – a 4-2 FA Cup win for the home side at Madejski Stadium in 1999, with goals from Andy Bernal, Darren Caskey, Barry Hunter and Martin Williams.

In quotes
Manager Nigel Adkins:

The Officials
Referee: Trevor Kettle
Assistants: Adam Matthews and Christopher Powell
Fourth Official: Richard Martin

Great odds on the game are available via the Sky Bet website with the Royals 1/1 to pick up all three points, whilst the draw is 12/5. Adam Le Fondre is 5/1 to be the first goalscorer.

Live Commentary
Not got a ticket for Yeovil? Not to worry - we've got it covered!

You can listen to every pass, tackle and goal with live commentary on Reading FC Player. Tune in on Saturday afternoon - you can also catch pre-match and post-match chat as the Royals do battle with the Glovers. Sign up to Player by clicking here, it's just 10p a day, and you get tons of other exclusive videos.

As ever, we'll also provide live updates on our Twitter and Facebook pages, and don't forget to follow our Instagram page OfficialReadingFC for loads of exclusive images.

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