Reading v Birmingham City, 13 September 2016

Score0-0
RefereeChris Kavanagh
CompetitionLeague Championship
VenueMadejski Stadium
Attendance14,602
Kick-off: 8.00pm

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi
Defender Chris Gunter
Defender Paul McShane
Defender Liam Moore
Midfielder George Evans
Midfielder Jordan Obita
Midfielder Stephen Quinn
Midfielder Danny Williams
Midfielder/Forward Roy Beerens
Midfielder/Forward Garath McCleary
Forward Yann Kermorgant

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Adam Legzdins
Defender Ryan Shotton
Defender Jonathan Spector
Defender/Centre back Michael Morrison
Defender/Midfielder Jonathan Grounds
Midfielder David Davis
Midfielder Maikel Kieftenbeld
Midfielder Robert Tesche
Midfielder/Forward Che Adams
Midfielder/Forward Dave Cotterill

Substitutions:

John Swift for Stephen Quinn 72
Callum Harriott for Garath McCleary 82
Joseph Mendes for Roy Beerens 86

Substitutions:

Jacques Maghoma for Robert Tesche 68
Clayton Donaldson for Lukas Jutkiewicz 76
Diego Fabbrini for Che Adams 81

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Anssi Jaakkola
Defender Tyler Blackett
Defender Tennai Watson
Defender/Midfielder John Swift
Midfielder Callum Harriott
Forward Joseph Mendes

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Connal Trueman
Defender Paul Robinson
Midfielder Reece Brown
Midfielder Jacques Maghoma
Forward Diego Fabbrini
Forward Greg Stewart

Comments:

League position: 10th Joey Van Den Berg was originally named in the starting line-up before suffering an injury in the pre-match warm-up. George Evans was promoted to the starting XI so Reading named only six of a possible seven substitutes.

Comments:

League position: 5th Goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak was originally named in the starting line-up before suffering an injury in the pre-match warm-up. Adam Legzdins was promoted to the starting XI with Connal Trueman taking his place on the bench.