Lewis Gibson becomes the latest player to pull on a Royals jersey as he's given the nod for a debut this afternoon against Stoke City.
The Everton loanee's inclusion is one of three changes to the XI, with Andy Yiadom and George Puscas also both returning to start.
The 18-man squad itself is unchanged, with Sone Aluko, Tom McIntyre and Michael Olise all available from the bench.
Reading: Rafael (c), Esteves, Richards, Gibson, Morrison, Rinomhota, Laurent, Semedo, Yiadom, Pușcaș, João.
Subs: Southwood, Watson, McIntyre, Tetek, Aluko, Olise, Baldock.
Stoke City: Gunn, Fox, Batth, McClean, Mikel, Smith, Fletcher, Powell, Campbell, Thompson, Souttar.
Subs: Nna Noukeu, Ince, Vokes, Brown, Oakley-Booth, Tymon, Collins.
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