Reading vs Lincoln City prediction, odds & tips

Welcome to BetBrain.com's detailed match preview for the upcoming clash between Reading and Lincoln City. This League One battle is set to take place at the Select Car Leasing Stadium, where both teams will be eager to secure vital points for their respective campaigns. This match is crucial for Reading, who aim to distance themselves from the relegation zone, and for Lincoln City, who are looking to solidify their playoff position. This Reading vs Lincoln City Prediction piece aims to offer you all the insights and betting tips needed to understand the dynamics of this encounter.

stadium icon Select Car Leasing Stadium

League One
Reading

06 Apr 2024 10:00

1  -  1
vs
Lincoln City
Match Predictions
LOW RISK won prediction
Over/Under (1.5) - Ordinary Time
Over 1.5
MEDIUM RISK won prediction
Both Teams To Score - Ordinary Time
Yes
HIGH RISK won prediction
1X2 - 1st Half
Draw
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Reading vs Lincoln City Lineups


Joel Pereira
22
Andy Yiadom
17
Amadou Salif Mbengue
27
Tyler Bindon
24
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Jeriel Dorsett
20
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Lewis Wing
29
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Ben Elliott
4
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Femmi Azeez
11
Harvey Knibbs
7
Paul Mukairu
12
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Sam Smith
10
Lukas Bornhøft Jensen
1
Alexander Mitchell
25
Padhraic John O'Connor
15
Sean Roughan
23
Lasse Sorensen
2
Jack Moylan
28
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Ethan Erhahon
6
Edward James Bishop
10
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7
Ben House
18
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Joe Taylor
9
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Starters
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Joel Pereira
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Andy Yiadom
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Amadou Salif Mbengue
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Tyler Bindon
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Jeriel Dorsett
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Lewis Wing
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Ben Elliott
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Femmi Azeez
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Harvey Knibbs
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Paul Mukairu
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Sam Smith
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Lukas Bornhøft Jensen
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Alexander Mitchell
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Padhraic John O'Connor
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Sean Roughan
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Lasse Sorensen
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Jack Moylan
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Ethan Erhahon
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Edward James Bishop
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Ben House
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Joe Taylor
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Bench
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Charlie Savage
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Clinton Mola
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David Prutton
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Jayden Wareham
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Kelvin Abrefa
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Kelvin Ehibhationham
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Michael Craig
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Adam Jackson
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Dylan Duffy
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Freddie Draper
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Jack Burroughs
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Jordan Wright
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Jovon Makama
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Timothy Eyoma
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Coaches
Ruben Selles
Michael Skubala

Reading vs Lincoln City Summary


Reading logo
Reading
vs
Lincoln City logo
Lincoln City
1st Half
0-0
2nd Half
1-1
  • 51'
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    Freddie Draper
    (Ben House)
  • 67'
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    Lewis Wing
  • 68'
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    Jovon Makama
    (Joe Taylor)
  • 70'
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    Clinton Mola
    (Paul Mukairu)
  • 70'
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    Kelvin Ehibhationham
    (Jeriel Dorsett)
  • 72'
    (Sean Roughan)
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    0-1
    Freddie Draper
  • 80'
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    Timothy Eyoma
    (Jack Moylan)
  • 83'
    (Lewis Wing)
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    1-1
    Tyler Bindon
  • 90'
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    Ben Elliott

Reading vs Lincoln City Stats


  • 66
    Possession
    34
  • 2
    Shots On Target
    2
  • 4
    Shots Off Target
    2
  • 3
    Corners
    2
  • 2
    Yellow Cards
    0
  • 0
    Red Cards
    0
  • 0
    Offsides
    2
  • 9
    Fouls Committed
    8
  • 1
    GK Saves
    2
  • 26
    Throw Ins
    15

League One Stats

  • Goals Scored logo
  • Goals (ø)
  • 1st Half Goals
  • 2nd Half Goals
  • Early Goals (1'-10')
  • Late Goals (+85')
  • Penalty Goals
  • Headed Goals
  • Free Kick Goals
# Team Total MP
1 Team Logo Portsmouth 76 45
2 Team Logo Derby County 76 45
3 Team Logo Bolton Wanderers 83 45
4 Team Logo Peterborough United 86 44
5 Team Logo Barnsley FC 81 45
6 Team Logo Lincoln City 65 45
7 Team Logo Oxford United 77 45
8 Team Logo Blackpool FC 63 45
9 Team Logo Stevenage Borough 55 45
10 Team Logo Leyton Orient 50 45
11 Team Logo Wycombe Wanderers 58 44
12 Team Logo Exeter City FC 45 45
13 Team Logo Wigan Athletic 61 45
14 Team Logo Northampton Town 56 45
15 Team Logo Bristol Rovers 52 45
16 Team Logo Charlton Athletic FC 64 45
17 Team Logo Reading 65 45
18 Team Logo Shrewsbury Town 34 45
19 Team Logo Cambridge United 38 44
20 Team Logo Burton Albion 39 45
21 Team Logo Cheltenham Town 38 44
22 Team Logo Fleetwood Town 46 45
23 Team Logo Port Vale 41 45
24 Team Logo Carlisle United 41 45

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Reading vs Lincoln City Timeline


Latest H2H

Latest Reading

Latest Lincoln City

League One Standings

# Team MP W D L GF GA GD P
1 The Portsmouth logo
Portsmouth
45 27 13 5 76 41 35 94 22 12 8 2 33 14 19 44 23 15 5 3 43 27 16 50
2 The Derby County logo
Derby County
45 27 8 10 76 37 39 89 23 13 4 6 37 19 18 43 22 14 4 4 39 18 21 46
3 The Bolton Wanderers logo
Bolton Wanderers
45 25 11 9 83 48 35 86 22 10 6 6 31 21 10 36 23 15 5 3 52 27 25 50
4 The Peterborough United logo
Peterborough United
44 25 8 11 86 56 30 83 22 12 4 6 34 31 3 40 22 13 4 5 52 25 27 43
5 The Barnsley FC logo
Barnsley FC
45 21 12 12 81 63 18 75 23 12 6 5 44 31 13 42 22 9 6 7 37 32 5 33
6 The Lincoln City logo
Lincoln City
45 20 14 11 65 38 27 74 23 10 7 6 29 23 6 37 22 10 7 5 36 15 21 37
7 The Oxford United logo
Oxford United
45 21 11 13 77 55 22 74 22 10 4 8 33 31 2 34 23 11 7 5 44 24 20 40
8 The Blackpool FC logo
Blackpool FC
45 21 10 14 63 45 18 73 22 7 4 11 20 26 -6 25 23 14 6 3 43 19 24 48
9 The Stevenage Borough logo
Stevenage Borough
45 18 14 13 55 45 10 68 23 9 6 8 30 27 3 33 22 9 8 5 25 18 7 35
10 The Leyton Orient logo
Leyton Orient
45 17 11 17 50 54 -4 62 22 8 6 8 24 23 1 30 23 9 5 9 26 31 -5 32
11 The Wycombe Wanderers logo
Wycombe Wanderers
44 16 13 15 58 54 4 61 22 8 6 8 28 26 2 30 22 8 7 7 30 28 2 31
12 The Exeter City FC logo
Exeter City FC
45 17 10 18 45 59 -14 61 23 10 2 11 29 39 -10 32 22 7 8 7 16 20 -4 29
13 The Wigan Athletic logo
Wigan Athletic
45 19 10 16 61 56 5 59 23 7 6 10 33 38 -5 27 22 12 4 6 28 18 10 40
14 The Northampton Town logo
Northampton Town
45 17 8 20 56 65 -9 59 22 6 3 13 25 42 -17 21 23 11 5 7 31 23 8 38
15 The Bristol Rovers logo
Bristol Rovers
45 16 9 20 52 66 -14 57 22 8 3 11 25 37 -12 27 23 8 6 9 27 29 -2 30
16 The Charlton Athletic FC logo
Charlton Athletic FC
45 11 20 14 64 64 0 53 22 3 12 7 27 33 -6 21 23 8 8 7 37 31 6 32
17 The Reading logo
Reading
45 15 11 19 65 68 -3 50 23 4 6 13 29 46 -17 18 22 11 5 6 36 22 14 38
18 The Shrewsbury Town logo
Shrewsbury Town
45 13 9 23 34 64 -30 48 23 5 6 12 16 36 -20 21 22 8 3 11 18 28 -10 27
19 The Cambridge United logo
Cambridge United
44 12 10 22 38 60 -22 46 22 4 4 14 17 37 -20 16 22 8 6 8 21 23 -2 30
20 The Burton Albion logo
Burton Albion
45 12 10 23 39 64 -25 46 22 5 6 11 17 31 -14 21 23 7 4 12 22 33 -11 25
21 The Cheltenham Town logo
Cheltenham Town
44 11 8 25 38 63 -25 41 22 5 4 13 16 29 -13 19 22 6 4 12 22 34 -12 22
22 The Fleetwood Town logo
Fleetwood Town
45 9 13 23 46 72 -26 40 23 4 8 11 23 39 -16 20 22 5 5 12 23 33 -10 20
23 The Port Vale logo
Port Vale
45 10 10 25 41 74 -33 40 23 4 7 12 14 40 -26 19 22 6 3 13 27 34 -7 21
24 The Carlisle United logo
Carlisle United
45 7 9 29 41 79 -38 30 22 4 3 15 20 37 -17 15 23 3 6 14 21 42 -21 15

Player stats


Reading
Name GOALS logo ASSISTS logo YELLOW logo RED logo PLAYED logo MIN logo
away kit Sam Smith 14 0 5 0 33 2775
away kit Lewis Wing 10 8 5 0 41 3470
away kit Harvey Knibbs 10 6 4 0 44 3689
away kit Femi Azeez 7 8 7 0 45 3638
away kit Kelvin Ehibhatiomhan 5 0 2 0 39 1938
Lincoln City
Name GOALS logo ASSISTS logo YELLOW logo RED logo PLAYED logo MIN logo
away kit Joe Taylor 10 3 3 0 18 1377
away kit Daniel Mandroiu 8 5 5 2 30 2081
away kit Reeco Hackett 7 5 6 0 29 2119
away kit Jack Moylan 4 1 0 0 17 745
away kit Teddy Bishop 4 4 3 0 33 1905

Reading vs Lincoln City analysis


Author Profile Image Andrew Legless
01 April 2024
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Reading logo
Reading
vs
Lincoln City logo
Lincoln City
PREDICTION

BetBrain's team of football experts has analyzed all relevant statistics and recent form to bring you three key predictions for this match. Without revealing too much upfront, we've taken into account both teams' performances, scoring abilities, and defensive strengths to craft our betting tips, ensuring you get well-researched and reliable insights.

LOW RISK won prediction
Over/Under (1.5) - Ordinary Time
Over 1.5
MEDIUM RISK won prediction
Both Teams To Score - Ordinary Time
Yes
HIGH RISK won prediction
1X2 - 1st Half
Draw
won prediction
Intro

This League One encounter at the Select Car Leasing Stadium is more than just a game; it's a clash with significant implications for both teams' seasons. Reading finds themselves in a precarious position, aiming to create a buffer from the relegation threat, while Lincoln City eyes a spot in the playoffs, marking this match as critical for their ambitions. Historically, matches between Reading and Lincoln City have been closely contested, with draws being the most common outcome. Reading vs Lincoln City, Timeline suggests a rich history, with 25 meetings since their first in 1961. This game, given its importance and the lineups both teams are expected to field, promises to be an engaging encounter full of tactical gameplay.

head to head
Head 2 Head

When we dive into the historical contests between Reading and Lincoln City, we uncover a fascinating narrative etched in their encounters. The teams have faced off 25 times since their first meeting in 1961, showcasing a rich history of competition. Here's a closer look at their head-to-head statistics:

  • Total Matches: Reading and Lincoln City have clashed a total of 25 times.
  • Draws: The most common outcome has been a draw, with 10 matches ending without a clear victor.
  • Lincoln City Victories: Lincoln City has edged out Reading on 8 occasions, showcasing their ability to secure wins in this fixture.
  • Reading Victories: Reading has celebrated victory 7 times, highlighting their resilience and determination against Lincoln City.
  • Recent Encounter: In their latest league match, the teams ended in a 1-1 stalemate, indicating a closely matched contest.
  • Goals Scored: The matches have seen a varied number of goals, indicating both defensive battles and high-scoring affairs.
Reading logo Reading

The home team, currently sitting 18th in the league, has shown mixed results in their recent fixtures, with victories against Cambridge United and Northampton Town showcasing their potential. However, losses against teams like Bolton reveal vulnerabilities. Reading's lineups have seen standout performances from players like Sam Smith, who will be crucial in their quest for victory. Despite the challenges, including injuries to key players, Reading's motivation to climb away from the relegation zone is undeniable.

Lincoln City logo Lincoln City

Lincoln City comes into this match in impressive form, occupying the sixth spot in the league. Their recent streak of victories, including a significant win against Carlisle, underlines their attacking prowess and defensive solidity. With key players consistently delivering performances and a relatively healthy squad, Lincoln's ambition for a playoff spot is well justified. Their away team lineup is expected to leverage this form, aiming to extend their unbeaten run on the road.

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Reading vs Lincoln City Preview and Betting Tips Summary

This clash between Reading and Lincoln City promises to be a tightly contested affair, with both teams having everything to play for. At BetBrain.com, our predictions range from low to high risk, considering all factors from form, history, to individual talents. Remember, whether you're betting on the final score, goal scorers, or match incidents, our insights aim to guide your decisions.

LOW RISK won prediction
Over/Under (1.5) - Ordinary Time
Over 1.5
MEDIUM RISK won prediction
Both Teams To Score - Ordinary Time
Yes
HIGH RISK won prediction
1X2 - 1st Half
Draw
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Published on: 01 April 2024       Update on: 03 April 2024

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Frequently Asked Questions


  • Which team has the better record in the last five matches between Reading and Lincoln City?

    In their last five encounters, Reading has achieved 1 wins, 2 draws, and 2 loses, while Lincoln City has recorded 3 wins, 1 draws, and 1 loses.

  • Who are the lead goalscorers for Reading and Lincoln City within League One 2023/2024?

    In League One 2023/2024, the lead goalscorer for Reading is Sam Smith, with 14 goals, while Joe Taylor matches up with 10 goals.

  • Between Reading and Lincoln City, which team has the best defence in the League One 2023/2024?

    Lincoln City has the better defence in this season's League One 2023/2024 with 38 goals conceded over 45 matches and 19 clean sheets. On average, Lincoln City conceded 0.84 goals per game this season.

  • The last Reading vs Lincoln City. Who scored the goals?

    In the last Reading vs Lincoln City the goals were scored by 'Freddie Draper', 'Tyler Bindon'