The Royals’ line-up to face the BeesLewis Grabban, Jordon Mutch and John Swift all come into the starting XI for this evening’s Sky Bet Championship fixture against Brentford at Madejski Stadium.
It marks a dull debut for on-loan Grabban, while his former Cherries teammate Yann Kermorgant takes a seat on the bench alongside Roy Beerens and George Evans.
Reading: Al-Habsi, Gunter (c), Obita, Blackett, Moore, Kelly, Williams, Swift, Mutch, McCleary, Grabban.
Subs: Jaakkola, Evans, Beerens, Kermorgant, Meite, Popa, Oxford.
Brentford: Bentley, Colin, Bjelland, Dean (c), Yennaris, McEachran, Field, Woods, Vibe, Jota, Canos.
Subs: Bonham, Egan, Kerschbaumer, Sawyers, Clarke, Barbet, Jozefzoon.