José Gomes has kept faith with the same starting line-up to take to the turf at QPR at the weekend, for his first home game in charge as Reading boss.
Garath McCleary keeps the captain's armband for the Royals, with Yakou Méïté set to lead the line in front of a midfield three of Andy Rinomhota, John Swift and Sone Aluko.
Liam Moore is fit enough for the bench for the Royals, with Callum Harriott making his first appearance in the senior squad since pre-season.
Academy trio Liam Kelly, Danny Loader and Gabriel Osho are all available from the bench for Reading, as we get set for the first Madejski Stadium outing of the year.
Reading: Jaakkola, Yiadom, Ilori, O'Shea, Richards, Rinomhota, Swift, Aluko, Barrow, McCleary (c), Méïté.
Subs: Walker, Moore, Harriott, Böðvarsson, Kelly, Loader, Osho.
Swansea City: Mulder, Roberts, Routledge, Grimes, Rodon, Van der Hoorn, Naughton, Fer (c), Dyer, Celina, McBurnie.
Subs: Nordfeldt, Carter-Vickers, Fulton, Baker-Richardson, James, Montero, McKay.