Reading vs Norwich – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 3, 2022

The spotlight is on Reading and Norwich, as the pair go looking to boost their confidence. They face each other on Tuesday at the Select Car Leasing Stadium in an intriguing Championship fixture. One spot behind the leader of the table, Norwich have claimed 23 points after 11 rounds, while Reading have amassed 21 points and are now ranked as number 3 in the Championship standings.

Reading vs Norwich Stats

  • Reading have scored in 8 of the last 9 home matches
  • Reading have won 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Reading have won 3 of the last 4 home matches
  • Reading have conceded in 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Reading have not lost 5 of the last 7 matches
  • Norwich have scored in the last 11 matches in a row
  • Norwich have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Norwich have won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Norwich have conceded in 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 matches Norwich played, both teams scored

Reading vs Norwich Lineups

Reading vs Norwich Preview

Paul Ince’s Reading look back on their last three matches with six points to show for their efforts. Against Sunderland, they were left empty-handed in a 0-3 defeat, but they avenged themselves by beating Wigan in a 0-1 win. They followed that up with a 3-1 win against Huddersfield in their most recent outing. Reading showed little mercy in their past six matches at Select Car Leasing Stadium, of which they won five, drew none and lost once. They hit the target 11 times while letting in six themselves. Reading are among the three top scoring teams at home so far this Championship campaign, banging in 11 goals to six against.

It’s fair to say Norwich look in good shape before their upcoming match as they seek to remain unbeaten. In their last three matches, they first beat Bristol City by 3-2, before drawing 1-1 with West Bromwich. They were back as winners last time out when they took out Blackpool by a 0-1 scoreline. Norwich won three of a possible six away matches in the Championship, as well as playing one draw and suffering two defeats. They scored seven while also conceding six times.

Reading vs Norwich H2H

Norwich beat Reading twice in their most recent meetings, as they claimed wins by 4-1 and 2-1, respectively. Both teams aim for the throat when taking on each other as only one of their last ten matches finished all square. Reading came out on top in three games, whereas Norwich ran away with three points six times. Picking the home win gets you odds at 4.00 with the bookies, whereas the best betting odds on an away win at full-time are at 1.90.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Select Car Leasing Stadium saw six wins for Reading in their last 10 here across all tournaments. They also drew one and lost three, while Norwich won six of their 10 most recent outings on their travels, whilst drawing zero and losing four. Should Reading pull off a home win on Tuesday, it could be an entertaining affair, since they only won two games to nil in their last 10 attempts.

Both Teams to Score

Norwich won 4-1 and 2-1 in the two most recent meetings with Reading, and go into their upcoming match with a psychological advantage. All gloves are usually off when Reading square up against Norwich. Both teams to score came out as a winning bet a whopping ten times in the previous ten encounters between the two. Odds on both teams to score are best priced at 1.72 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out ten times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Reading managed an average of 1.6 goals, with Norwich averaging 2.5 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet ten times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Reading’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.2 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the visitor’s last ten games this season. On average, they scored 2.1 times in those matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.