Clarke names side for iPro Stadium showdownSteve Clarke has named his side for our final game of the season as the Royals take on play-off chasing Derby County at the iPro Stadium this afternoon.
And the Royals boss has made five changes to the side that lost at Rotherham earlier in the week. Adam Federici starts between the posts once more, while Alex Pearce is back at the heart of defence.
Garath McCleary starts while Jack Stacey is handed only his second start of the season, with Kwesi Appiah named as the man who will start up front.
Young winger Tariqe Fosu is named on the substitutes bench, while Danny Williams is back to take a place alongside the replacements.
Derby County: Grant, Shotton, Keogh, Albentosa, Forsyth, Warnock, Hughes, Hendrick, Russell, Ince, Bent.
Subs: Roos, Christie, Rawson, Ward, Lingard, Sammon, Martin.
Reading: Federici, Gunter, Obita, Hector, Pearce, Chalobah, Karacan (c), Norwood, McCleary, Stacey, Appiah.
Subs: Andersen, Kelly, Cooper, Williams, Fosu, Blackman, Cox.