José Gomes has named midfielder Ryan East in the Royals’ starting XI to face Leeds United at Madejski Stadium, becoming the 50th Academy graduate to represent the Royals at first-team level.
His inclusion, replacing the injured Ovie Ejaria, is one of two changes for the Royals after the weekend win over Wigan.
The other switch is an inclusion for Danny Loader to start, who comes in for Garath McCleary.
Reading: Martínez, Yiadom, Blackett, Moore (c), Miazga, Baker, East, Swift, Barrow, Loader, Méïté.
Subs: Walker, Gunter, O’Shea, McShane, McCleary, Harriott, Olise.
Leeds United: Casilla, Ayling, Cooper (c), Bamford, Alioski, Roberts, Jansson, Hernandez, Harrison, Phillips, Klich.
Subs: Peacock-Farrell, Douglas, Dallas, Berardi, Brown, Shackleton, Gotts.