Reading vs Blackpool Live Score and Live Stream


Reading played Blackpool at the League One of England on April 27. The match kicked off 11:30 UTC. Reading won 3-2.

Karamoko Dembele scored the first goal on the 4th minute of the game followed by goals from Sam Smith, Harvey Knibbs, Femi Azeez and Jordan Gabriel who made the final score 3-2.

Reading (also known as Reading FC) and Blackpool meet again 9 months after the League One match which Blackpool won 4-1. Reading are aproaching the match after a defeat from Burton Albion on April 20.

Blackpool, on the other hand, are approaching the match in a good mood securing victories in 4 straight games against Barnsley, Carlisle, Fleetwood Town and Cambridge United extending their unbeaten streak to 5 matches.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Reading - Blackpool in real time.

Reading kicked off the game with Joel Pereira, Jeriel Dorsett, Tyler Bindon who got substituted by Thomas Holmes on the 76th minute, Amadou Mbengue, Clinton Mola who got substituted by Kelvin Abrefa on the 84th minute, Lewis Wing, Ben Elliott who got substituted by Charlie Savage on the 76th minute, Kelvin Ehibhatiomhan who got substituted by Manadi Camara on the 66th minute, Harvey Knibbs, Femi Azeez who got substituted by Jayden Wareham on the 84th minute and Sam Smith as starters, with Kelvin Abrefa, David Button, Manadi Camara, Michael Craig, Thomas Holmes, Charlie Savage and Jayden Wareham on the bench.

Blackpool's starting eleven were Daniel Grimshaw, James Husband, Marvin Ekpieta, Matthew Pennington, Hayden Coulson, Sonny Carey who got substituted by Albie Morgan on the 77th minute, George Byers who got substituted by Oliver Norburn on the 77th minute, Karamoko Dembele, CJ Hamilton who got substituted by Jordan Gabriel on the 78th minute, Jake Beesley and Kyle Joseph who got substituted by Matty Virtue on the 84th minute, with Oliver Casey, Zac Emmerson, Jordan Gabriel, Albie Morgan, Oliver Norburn, Richard O'Donnell and Matty Virtue on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card once throughout the game. Jayden Wareham was the one to receive it.


Explore stats from Reading vs Blackpool on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 47 - 53
  • Total Attempts: 18 - 10
  • Shots On Target: 6 - 6
  • Saves: 4 - 3
  • Corners: 6 - 2
  • Completed Passes: 287 - 346
  • Fouls: 8 - 11
  • Free Kicks: 11 - 8
  • Total Passes: 391 - 475
  • Throw-Ins: 23 - 24


Reading and Blackpool have met 5 times since October 2021. Reading have won once while Blackpool have won 4 times. The most recent match between them took place on September 23, 2023 at the League One of England where Blackpool won 4-1. Reading have scored 7 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Blackpool have scored 13. So, overall, Blackpool have a better head-to-head record against Reading in their recent history.

Reading have won 16 of their 46 matches in League One, drawing 11 and having 19 defeats this season. They have scored 68 goals - 1.48 per match, conceding 70 - 1.52 per match. Blackpool have won 21 of their 46 matches in League One, drawing 10 and having 15 defeats this season. They have scored 65 goals - 1.41 per match, conceding 48 - 1.04 per match.

Recent Form

Reading have lost to Burton Albion in their previous match while Blackpool are on a winning streak - they have won Barnsley, Carlisle, Fleetwood Town and Cambridge United in their previous 4 matches. Overall, Reading have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 5, while Blackpool have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 4.

Reading have won twice (0-2 against Bristol Rovers on 9th of April and 1-0 against Northampton on 29th of March), lost twice (3-2 against Burton Albion on 20th of April and 5-2 against Bolton on 1st of April) and drew twice (2-2 against Barnsley on 13th of April and 1-1 against Lincoln City on 6th of April) in their most recent 6 matches.

Blackpool have won 4 times (3-2 against Barnsley on 20th of April, 0-1 against Carlisle on 13th of April, 1-0 against Fleetwood Town on 9th of April and 1-0 against Cambridge United on 6th of April), lost once (1-0 against Derby County on 29th of March) and drew once (0-0 against Wycombe Wanderers on 1st of April) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Blackpool have gone 10 consecutive away matches without a draw.
  • Blackpool have gone 5 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • Reading have scored two or more goals in their previous 3 matches.
  • Reading haven't lost in their previous 3 home matches.

Live Standings

As always, England League One's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Reading are the 17th in the table with 53 points after 46 matches, while Blackpool are the 8th with 73 points in 46 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Reading and Blackpool in real time. You can watch the goals by Karamoko Dembele, Sam Smith, Harvey Knibbs, Femi Azeez and Jordan Gabriel as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Reading - Blackpool are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Reading 3, Blackpool 2.
  2. 90 + 6'
    Jayden Wareham is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90 + 2'
    3 - 2
    Jordan Gabriel scores for Blackpool.
  4. 84'
    Substitution for Blackpool. Matty Virtue replaces Kyle Joseph
  5. 84'
    Substitution for Reading. Kelvin Abrefa replaces Clinton Mola
  6. 84'
    Substitution for Reading. Jayden Wareham replaces Femi Azeez
  7. 78'
    Substitution for Blackpool. Jordan Gabriel replaces CJ Hamilton
  8. 77'
    Substitution for Blackpool. Oliver Norburn replaces George Byers
  9. 77'
    Substitution for Blackpool. Albie Morgan replaces Sonny Carey
  10. 76'
    Substitution for Reading. Charlie Savage replaces Ben Elliott
  11. 76'
    Substitution for Reading. Thomas Holmes replaces Tyler Bindon
  12. 71'
    3 - 1
    Femi Azeez scores for Reading, assisted by Sam Smith.
  13. 68'
    2 - 1
    Harvey Knibbs scores for Reading, assisted by Manadi Camara.
  14. 66'
    Substitution for Reading. Manadi Camara replaces Kelvin Ehibhatiomhan
  15. 2T
    Second half begins
  16. HT
    Half Time - 1 : 1
    First half ends.
  17. 45 + 2'
    1 - 1
    Sam Smith scores for Reading, assisted by Femi Azeez.
  18. 4'
    0 - 1
    Karamoko Dembele scores for Blackpool, assisted by Kyle Joseph.
  19. 1T
    First half begins