Date: 22nd April 2016 at 3:51pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at Saturday’s opponents – Reading.

FACTS & FIGURES



Founded: 1871

Nickname: The Royals

Ground: Madejski Stadium – 22224

Manager: Brian McDermott

HONOURS & RECORDS



HONOURS

Second Tier

Championship – Winners: 2006, 2012
Division One – Runners Up: 1995

Third Tier

Division Two – Winners: 1994
Division Two – Runners Up: 2002
Third Division – Winners: 1986
Third Division (South) – Winners: 1926

RECORDS

Record Attendance: 33042 v Brentford (FA Cup, 1927)

Record victory: 10-2 v Crystal Palace (Third Division, 1946)

Record defeat 0-18 v Preston North End (FA Cup, 1894)

Record Buy: £2,500,000 – Emerse Fae from Nantes (August 2007)

Record Sale: £7,000,000 – Gylfi Sigurdsson to Hoffenheim (August 2010)

Record Appearances: Martin Hicks – 500 – (1978-1991)

Record Goals: Trevor Senior – (1983-1987 & 1988-1992)

CURRENT SQUAD



1 – Jonathan Bond
2 – Chris Gunter
3 – Andrew Taylor – on loan from Wigan Athletic
4 – George Evans
5 – Paul McShane
6 – Oliver Norwood
7 – Matěj Vydra – on loan from Watford
8 – Michael Hector – on loan from Chelsea
9 – Hal Robson-Kanu
10 – Deniss Rakels
11 – Jordan Obita
12 – Garath McCleary
15 – Anton Ferdinand
17 – Lucas Piazon – on loan from Chelsea
18 – Aaron Tshibola
19 – Álex Fernández – on loan from Espanyol
20 – Ola John – on loan from Benfica
21 – Stephen Quinn
23 – Danny Williams
26 – Ali Al-Habsi
28 – Aaron Kuhl
29 -Yann Kermorgant
31 – Simon Cox
35 – Jake Cooper

LAST FIVE



05.04.16 – Reading 2-1 Nottingham Forest
09.04.16 – Reading 0-2 Birmingham City
12.04.16 – Middlesbrough 2-1 Reading
16.04.16 – Leeds United 3-2 Reading
19.04.16 – Reading 1-2 Hull City

LAST FIVE v QPR



04.11.12 – Reading 0-1 QPR
28.04.13 – QPR 1-3 Reading
09.11.13 – Reading 1-1 QPR
16.02.14 – Reading 0-0 QPR
03.12.15 – QPR 1-1 Reading

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