Bolton Wdrs. play host to Reading at Reebok Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 8 wins out of 12 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Bolton Wdrs. was more than a decade ago, in October 1996, the The Trotters carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Reading||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|1996/1997||Sat 08 Feb||Reading||3 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Tue 29 Oct||Bolton Wdrs.||2-1||Reading||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Mon 29 May||Bolton Wdrs.||4 - 3||Reading||D1PO|
|1994/1995||Fri 21 Apr||Reading||2 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Mon 02 Jan||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 0||Reading||CHMP|
|1992/1993||Wed 27 Jan||Reading||1 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Bolton Wanderers are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The The Trotters's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Reading have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Bolton Wdrs. find themselves in a respectable 6th position, courtesy of the 54 points they have accumulated from 34 games. Reading's 48 points from 34 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Bolton Wdrs. are not exactly setting the world alight at Reebok Stadium at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Reading in this game. Home Win
|Bolton Wdrs.||Not won in the 2 most recent games.|
|Reading||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|