Tyler Blackett and Joey van den Berg start for the Royals against Sheffield Wednesday, in two changes from last time out against Sunderland.
Dave Edwards and Omar Richards make way for the Royals, with Andy Rinomhota among the substitutes on his 21st birthday.
John Swift and Liam Kelly continue in central midfield, with Jón Daði Böðvarsson continuing to lead the line up front.
Yann Kermorgant is also available from the bench, following his late equaliser against Sunderland last weekend.
Reading: Mannone, Gunter (c), Blackett, Moore, Ilori, Van den Berg, Swift, Kelly, Aluko, Barrow, Böðvarsson.
Subs: Jaakkola, Edwards, Kermorgant, Clement, Martin, Rinomhota, Richards.
Sheffield Wednesday: Dawson, Lees (c), Pudil, Venancio, Boyd, Reach, Bannan, Pelupessy, Rhodes, Forestieri.
Subs: Wildsmith, Jones, Nuhiu, Joao, Matias, Kirby, Nielsen.