Queens Park Rangers will host Reading in Round 14 of the Championship.
The match will start at 7 p.m. GMT on Friday, 7 October 2022. The match venue is Loftus Road, London.
Latest odds on betting sites
Queens Park Rangers have their winning odds placed at 3.30 (+230 American; 23/10 Fractional). Readings, on the other hand, have their winning odds placed at 2.27 (+127; 127/100). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.44 (+244; 61/25).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Queens Park Rangers — 29%, draw — 28%, Reading — 43%.
Latest betting odds on Queens Park Rangers vs Reading (7 October 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 2.14 (+114; 53/50)
- Under 2.5 goals — 1.79 (-127; 79/100)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on Queens Park Rangers — 1.90 (-111; 9/10)
- Asian handicap (+0.75) on Reading — 1.90 (-111; 9/10)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.87 (-115; 87/100)
- Both teams to score (No) — 1.89 (-112; 89/100)
Match preview and stats
Queens Park Rangers got a 1-0 win over Sheffield United in their last Championship game. Chris Willock scored the only goal of the game in the 51st minute with a right-footed shot from the centre of the goal.
The Hoops had 35% ball possession. Queens Park Rangers had 21 shots with five being on target. They created one chance during the game. The Hoops had 0.61 expected goals compared to Wilock’s 0.60 expected goals.
Queens Park Rangers are fourth in the Championship table with 21 points. The Hoops have scored 17 goals while conceding 12 goals with a goal difference of +5. QPR have won three of their last five games in all competitions.
Queens Park Rangers news: Taylor Richards is out with a knee injury. Chris Willock is unavailable with a hamstring injury.
Grant Hanley opened the scoreline in the 50th minute with a right-footed shot from the left side of the six-yard box to the high centre of the goal. Jeff Hendrick levelled the scoreline with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.
Reading had 65% ball possession and completed 328 passes. They created nine chances with one being a big chance. Reading had an expected goal of 0.41 compared to Norwich’s 1.35. The Baggies had seven shots with three being on target.
Reading are third in the Championship table with 22 points. They have scored 14 goals while conceding 16 goals with a goal difference of -2.
Reading news: Baba Rahman is out with a hamstring injury. Andy Yiadom is out with a calf injury. Femi Azeez is out with a hamstring injury. Liam Moore is out with a knee injury. Scott Dann is out with a calf injury.
QPR vs Reading H2H
QPR got a 4-0 win over Reading in their last meeting.
Two of the last two games ended in over 2.5 goals.
Key players and lineups
Queens Park Rangers projected starting lineup:
- David Marshall
- Rob Dickie
- Jimmy Dunne
- Yoann Barbet
- Moses Odubajo
- Dominic Ball
- Stefan Johansen
- Lee Wallace
- Chris Willock
- Charlie Austin
- Lyndon Dykes.
Notable subs: Andre Grey.
Chris Willock scored a goal in their 1-0 win over Sheffield United. The England international has scored six goals in the Championship, overperforming his expected goals of 1.03.
Reading projected starting lineup:
- Joe Lumley
- Tom Holmes
- Sam Hutchinson
- Tom McIntyreAndy Yiadom
- Jeff Hendrick
- Mamadou Loum
- Tyrese Formah
- Junior Hoilett
- Thomas Ince
- Lucas Joao
Notable subs: Jayson Molumby
Lucas Joao has scored three goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 1.66. He has created three chances.
Betting tips and prediction
Two of the last two meetings between both sides have ended in over 2.5 goals. Two of the last four Reading games have ended in over 2.5 goals. I predict over 2.5 goals.
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 2.27 (+127 American; 127/100 Fractional)
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