The two teams with the worst form in the Premier League face each other today, looking for their first win of the season.
Reading, despite failing to record a victory, have been amongst the goals of late, hitting five past Arsenal in midweek, following a 3-3 draw last weekend.
QPR are sitting bottom of the league despite heavy summer investment, and have lost five of their last six.
The two clubs have met already this season at Loftus Road, when Reading recorded a 3-2 Capital
One Cup victory.
The London club are likely to be without Armand Traore with a leg injury, joining Fabio and Andy Johnson on the sidelines – Bobby Zamora may have a late fitness test. R’s manager Mark Hughes is also doubtful that Ji-Sung Park will feature at all. As he continues his return from a knee problem. Stephane Mbia is out suspended.
Reading will be without midfielder Danny Guthrie, who has a thigh strain, and Jem Karacan is also out with a knee injury.