Reading to test on midfielder Liam Kelly forward of discuss with of Birmingham
Reading will take a look at on midfielder Liam Kelly forward of the discuss with of Sky Bet Championship strugglers Birmingham.
Kelly neglected each the Boxing Day defeat at Bristol City and Saturday’s draw at Barnsley, the place John Swift and Garath McCleary returned to the beginning line-up together with defender Tyler Blackett.
Striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson may well be in competition after coming off the bench for the last levels, however winger Callum Harriott (hamstring) stays not going to be concerned.
Forward Joseph Mendes and midfielder Stephen Quinn (each knee) also are nonetheless in rehabilitation, whilst defender Jordan Obita is out for the season after surgical procedure on his anterior cruciate ligament.
Birmingham haven’t any recent damage worries as they give the impression of being to climb off the ground of the desk.
Che Adams (hamstring) and Isaac Vassell (knee) stay sidelined for Steve Cotterill’s aspect.
Arsenal loanee Carl Jenkinson stays is out a he continues to recuperate from a shoulder damage he suffered in August.
Record signing Jota is pushing to begin after incomes reward from Cotterill following his cameo off the bench even supposing Marc Roberts can be monitored after taking part in 90 mins on his comeback from a hamstring damage.