Reading vs Coventry Live Score and Live Stream


Reading played Coventry at the Championship of England on December 10. The match kicked off 14:00 UTC. Reading won 1-0.

Amadou Mbengue scored the first and only goal on the 57th minute of the game.

Reading and Coventry (commonly referred to as Coventry City) meet again a year after the Championship match which Coventry won 2-3. Reading are approaching this clash after a victory over Hull City in Championship on November 12, however, one part of Reading has trailed behind in terms of reliability—defence: they have been conceding goals for 3 consecutive matches now.

Coventry are approaching the match in a good mood as well securing victories in 4 straight games against QPR, Wigan, Watford and Blackburn. They have been flawless defensively in away matches having 5 consecutive clean sheetsplaying as guests.

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

Reading kicked off the game with Joe Lumley, Abdul Rahman Baba who got substituted by Naby Sarr on the 76th minute, Thomas Holmes who got substituted by Tom McIntyre on the 14th minute, Andy Yiadom, Tyrese Fornah who got substituted by Mamadou Loum on the 67th minute, Jeff Hendrick, Junior Hoilett, Tom Ince, Amadou Mbengue, Andrew Carroll who got substituted by Shane Long on the 67th minute and Yakou Meite who got substituted by Lucas Joao on the 76th minute as starters, with Dean Bouzanis, Nesta Guinness-Walker, Tom McIntyre, Naby Sarr, Mamadou Loum, Lucas Joao and Shane Long on the bench.

Coventry's starting eleven were Ben Wilson, Jake Bidwell who got substituted by Jack Burroughs on the 78th minute, Callum Doyle, Jonathan Panzo, Michael Rose, Jamie Allen who got substituted by Todd Kane on the 84th minute, Josh Eccles, Gustavo Hamer, Callum OHare who got substituted by Martyn Waghorn on the 84th minute, Ben Sheaf who got substituted by Kasey Palmer on the 77th minute and Viktor Gyokeres, with Simon Moore, Todd Kane, Jack Burroughs, Liam Kelly, Kasey Palmer, Fabio Tavares and Martyn Waghorn on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 5 times throughout the game. Callum Doyle, Jeff Hendrick, Jamie Allen, Josh Eccles and Amadou Mbengue were the ones to receive it.


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Reading and Coventry have met 4 times since October 2020. Reading have won once while Coventry have won 3 times. The most recent match between them took place on February 12, 2022 at the Championship of England where Coventry won 2-3. Reading have scored 8 goals in these 4 head-to-head matches in total and Coventry have also scored 8. So, overall, Coventry have a better head-to-head record against Reading in their recent history.

Reading have won 11 of their 28 matches in Championship, drawing 4 and having 13 defeats this season. They have scored 31 goals - 1.11 per match, conceding 42 - 1.50 per match. Coventry have won 9 of their 27 matches in Championship, drawing 8 and having 10 defeats this season. They have scored 29 goals - 1.07 per match, conceding 31 - 1.15 per match.

Recent Form

Reading have won Hull City in their previous match while Coventry are on a winning streak - they have won QPR, Wigan, Watford and Blackburn in their previous 4 matches. Overall, Reading have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 2, while Coventry have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 7 and drawing 5.

Reading have won twice (1-2 against Hull City on 12th of November and 2-0 against Bristol City on 22nd of October), lost 3 times (2-0 against Watford on 8th of November, 1-2 against Preston NE on 4th of November and 2-1 against Burnley on 29th of October) and drew once (0-0 against Luton on 1st of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Coventry have won 4 times (2-0 against QPR on 12th of November, 2-0 against Wigan on 8th of November, 0-1 against Watford on 5th of November and 1-0 against Blackburn on 1st of November), lost once (1-2 against Blackpool on 29th of October) and drew once (2-2 against Rotherham on 25th of October) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Coventry haven't lost in their previous 6 away matches.
  • Coventry haven't played a draw in their previous 5 matches.
  • Reading have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 3 matches.
  • Reading haven't played a draw in their previous 3 home matches.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Reading are the 14th in the table with 37 points after 28 matches, while Coventry are the 15th with 35 points in 27 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Reading and Coventry in real time. You can watch the goal by Amadou Mbengue 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 - Coventry are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Reading 1, Coventry 0.
  2. 90'
    Amadou Mbengue is shown the yellow card.
  3. 84'
    Substitution for Coventry. Todd Kane replaces Jamie Allen
  4. 84'
    Substitution for Coventry. Martyn Waghorn replaces Callum OHare
  5. 78'
    Substitution for Coventry. Jack Burroughs replaces Jake Bidwell
  6. 77'
    Substitution for Coventry. Kasey Palmer replaces Ben Sheaf
  7. 76'
    Substitution for Reading. Naby Sarr replaces Abdul Rahman Baba
  8. 76'
    Substitution for Reading. Lucas Joao replaces Yakou Meite
  9. 75'
    Josh Eccles is shown the yellow card.
  10. 67'
    Substitution for Reading. Mamadou Loum replaces Tyrese Fornah
  11. 67'
    Substitution for Reading. Shane Long replaces Andrew Carroll
  12. 63'
    Jamie Allen is shown the yellow card.
  13. 57'
    1 - 0
    Amadou Mbengue scores for Reading.
  14. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  15. Half Time - 0 : 0
    First half ends.
  16. 45 + 4'
    Jeff Hendrick is shown the yellow card.
  17. 29'
    Callum Doyle is shown the yellow card.
  18. 14'
    Substitution for Reading. Tom McIntyre replaces Thomas Holmes
  19. Kick-off
    First half begins