Reading vs QPR – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 9, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 9, 2023

Reading take on QPR for a match in the Championship on Saturday at the Select Car Leasing Stadium.

Reading vs QPR Stats

  • In 17 of the last 19 Reading home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 13 of the last 15 Reading matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Reading have scored in 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • Reading have conceded in 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Reading have won 3 of the last 4 home matches while scoring less than 2.5 goals
  • In the last 13 Queens P.R. matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 9 of the last 10 Queens P.R. away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 Queens P.R. away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Queens P.R. have not won 9 of the last 11 matches
  • In 3 of the last 4 Queens P.R. away matches the sum of goals was under 1.5

Reading vs QPR Lineups

Reading vs QPR Preview

Paul Ince’s Reading hope for some consistency, as their last three matches added four points to their account. A meeting with Norwich resulted in a 1-1 draw, followed by a 1-0 defeat against West Bromwich, before beating Watford by 2-0. Reading won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Championship, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored seven and conceded six goals.

Middle-of-the-road QPR were only able to take one point from their past two league games. They came up short in a 0-3 defeat against Luton before drawing 1-1 with Sheffield United. They were defeated once again last time as Fleetwood dumped them out of the FA Cup. QPR only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Championship. In these six matches, they drew two and lost three as well as being outscored by seven goals to two.

Reading vs QPR H2H

Winning 2-1 and 4-0 in the last two matches against Reading, will have QPR looking forward to their upcoming away trip. The previous ten matches were equally split between these two sides. Reading won three and QPR won three matches. However, QPR did manage a 2-1 win last time out, and the bookies best betting odds on an away win at full-time are at 2.75.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Reading won six of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Select Car Leasing Stadium. They drew one and lost three as well, while QPR won four of their last 10 games away. They drew two and lost four. You can’t necessarily trust Reading to get the first goal of the match when playing at Select Car Leasing Stadium. They managed to score the opener six times in 10 games on home soil. QPR got the first goal of the game in five of their last 10 away games.

Both Teams to Score

A 2-1 win was the follow-up to a 4-0 victory, when QPR last faced Reading, no doubt raising the spirits ahead of their next trip. Both teams to score only came out four times in the previous ten games between QPR and Reading. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.83 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Less than 2.5 goals came out four times in the past ten encounters between these two while both teams not to score was a winning bet six times. Reading managed an average of one goal, with QPR averaging 1.3 goals. Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in four of Reading’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 1.1 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for QPR, who managed to score 0.6 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.