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Team news | Oliveira starts, Barrett on bench

Striker returns in only Reading change

6 April 2019

Nélson Oliveira starts for Reading against Hull City this afternoon, in the only change from last week's win over Preston North End.

Match Previews

Ahead of the game | Tackling the Tigers

5 April 2019

John Swift misses out through injury, with Liam Kelly and fellow Academy graduate, Josh Barrett on the bench for Reading.

Danny Loader is among the substitutes, as well as Garath McCleary and Callum Harriott.

The goalkeeper and defence remain the same for Reading, with Yakou Méïté set to move out wide with Oliveira leading the line up front.

Hull City: Marshall, Lichaj, De Wijs, Burke, Pugh, Grosicki, Irvine, Kane, Bowen, Henriksen (c), Campbell.
Subs: Long, Stewart, Evandro, Batty, McKenzie, Martin, Ridgewell.

Reading: Martínez, Yiadom, Miazga, Moore (c), Blackett, Rinomhota, Baker, Ejaria, Barrow, Méïté, Oliveira.
Subs: Walker, Gunter, McCleary, Harriott, Kelly, Barrett, Loader.

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