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Reading vs Cardiff City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

This article provides betting tips for Reading FC vs Cardiff City in Championship on April 9, 2022
Reading vs Cardiff City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds
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Hugill, Jordan
Ikpeazu, Uche
Ince, Tom
Barker, Brandon
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Vaulks, Will
Swift, John
Azeez, Femi
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Doughty, Alfie
Davies, Isaak
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Ng, Perry
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Ralls, Joe
Vaulks, Will
Hoilett, Junior
Dele-Bashiru, Tom
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Doughty, Alfie
Joao, Lucas
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Reading to win (11/8)

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Reading have now won their last two home matches.

The Royals are also undefeated in four games.

On Saturday, they face a Cardiff side who are coming off the back of a 4-0 defeat to Swansea.

Josh Laurent to score anytime (5/1)

Laurent has scored two goals in his last three appearances.

The midfielder scored a late equaliser in their crucial clash with Barnsley last weekend.

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Match preview: Reading vs Cardiff City betting tips

Reading produced a massive win on Tuesday.

The Royals defeated Stoke 2-1 to boos their hopes of survival.

Paul Ince’s side are now four games unbeaten and have won two of those matches.

They are also nine points clear of the bottom three.

Reading vs Cardiff City betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

Cardiff City thrashed by Cardiff

Cardiff were thrashed 4-0 by Swansea during midweek.

The Swans claimed a massive win at the Cardiff City Stadium.

The defeat was the first for the Bluebirds in five matches.

Steve Morison’s side have now dropped back into 17th.

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CARDIFF, WALES – DECEMBER 29: Detailed view of a Cardiff City corner flag during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and Preston North End at Cardiff City Stadium on December 29, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Reading FC vs Cardiff City form
l
Luton Town vs Reading FC - 1:0
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Reading FC vs West Bromwich Albion - 0:1
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Hull City vs Reading FC - 3:0
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Reading FC vs Swansea City - 4:4
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Sheffield United vs Reading FC - 1:2
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Derby County vs Cardiff City - 0:1
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Cardiff City vs Birmingham City - 1:1
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Middlesbrough FC vs Cardiff City - 2:0
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Sheffield United vs Cardiff City - 1:0
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Cardiff City vs Luton Town - 0:1
Last 5 games for Reading FC
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Luton Town 1  - 0 Reading FC
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 0  - 1 West Bromwich Albion
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Hull City 3  - 0 Reading FC
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 4  - 4 Swansea City
April 15, 2022 Championship 21/22 Sheffield United 1  - 2 Reading FC
Last 5 games for Cardiff City
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Derby County 0  - 1 Cardiff City
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Cardiff City 1  - 1 Birmingham City
April 27, 2022 Championship 21/22 Middlesbrough FC 2  - 0 Cardiff City
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Sheffield United 1  - 0 Cardiff City
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Cardiff City 0  - 1 Luton Town
Reading FC vs Cardiff City Championship 21/22 form
Reading FC Cardiff City
46 Matches played 46
13 Matches won 15
35 Goal attempts 93
13 Shots on goal 32
13 Shots off goal 37
171 Corner kicks 180
6% Average ball possession 8%
9 Shots blocked 24
71 Cards given 107
83 Free kicks 71
18 Offsides 13
1 Shots on bar 1
43 Goals by foot 39
10 Goals by head 10
54 Goals scored 50
87 Goals conceded 68
0 Shots on post 2
Reading FC vs Cardiff City statistics for most recent head to head matches
Reading FC Cardiff City
34 Matches 34
16 Home Matches 18
18 Away Matches 16
55 Total Goals 43
1.62 Average Goals Scored 1.26
12 Wins 8
8 Losses 12
14 Draws 14
Last 5 games & match results between Reading FC and Cardiff City
April 9, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 1  - 2 Cardiff City
October 2, 2021 Championship 21/22 Cardiff City 0  - 1 Reading FC
April 16, 2021 Championship 20/21 Reading FC 1  - 1 Cardiff City
September 26, 2020 Championship 20/21 Cardiff City 1  - 2 Reading FC
February 4, 2020 FA Cup 19/20 Cardiff City 3  - 3 Reading FC

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What time is kick off between Reading FC vs Cardiff City?

14:00, Saturday 09 April 2022