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Team news | Three changes for Bramall Lane clash

The teams are in for the Royals taking on the Blades on Saturday

16 February 2019

Mo Barrow, Lewis Baker and Yakou Méïté all return to the starting line-up as the Royals get set to take on Sheffield United.

Tyler Blackett, Sone Aluko and John Swift all make way as José Gomes rotates the side that beat Blackburn Rovers in midweek.

Nélson Oliveira continues to lead the line up front, while Omar Richards, who celebrated his 21st birthday yesterday, will drop back in at left-back in Blackett's absence.

John O'Shea and Garath McCleary return to the matchday squad this afternoon, and both are available from the bench.

Sheffield United: Henderson, Stevens, Egan, Duffy, Fleck, Freeman, Johnson, Norwood (c), Cranie, Madine, Hogan.
Subs: Moore, Lundstram, Dowell, Sharp, Coutts, McGoldrick, Stearman.

Reading: Martínez, Yiadom, Moore (c), Miazga, Richards, Baker, Kelly, Ejaria, Barrow, Méïté, Oliveira.
Subs: Walker, Gunter, O'Shea, Swift, McCleary, Harriott, Böðvarsson.

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