Royals stick with same line up
The Royals remain unchanged from their 1-0 win over Watford at Vicarage Road last weekend.
Jordan Obita will continue at left back after helping to a clean sheet against the Hornets, whilst Hope Akpan starts in midfield.
Danny Guthrie remains sidelined with a calf injury.
Former Reading captain Matt Mills starts for Bolton as he returns to Madejski Stadium for the first time.
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Reading: McCarthy, Gunter, Obita, Pearce, Gorkss, Williams , Akpan, McCleary, McAnuff (C), Pogrebnyak, Le Fondre.
Subs: Federici, Kelly, Hector, Cummings, Drenthe, J.Taylor, Blackman.
Bolton: Lonergan; Baptiste, Ream, Mills, Knight; Spearing (c), Pratley, M Davies, Danns, Chung, Ngog
Subs: Bogdan, White, Hall, Eagles, Odelusi, Kamara, C Davies