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When Saturday 29 December 2001, 3.00pm kick-off
Who and Where Wrexham (Away, The Racecourse, League Division Two)
Ticket Info

This match is pay on the day for Reading fans.
Reading have an allocation of 3,000 seats.
Adults: £13
Children / Concessions: £8

Food and Beer.

The Racecourse Ground, Mold Road, Wrexham, Clwyd, LL11 2AH.
Telephone: 01978 358545

Team news Reading - from: Hahnemann, Murty, Williams, Mackie, Shorey, Hughes, Igoe, Neil Smith, Jones, Parkinson, Salako, Cureton, Rougier, Forster, Harper, Henderson, Ashdown.

Wrexham - from: Rogers, Whitley, Carey, Roberts, Sharp, Chalk, Blackwood, Thomas, Phillips, Morrell, Gibson, Trundle, Sam, Walsh, Lawrence, Holmes.

Form Guide

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Previous Meetings 

Reading have had the advantage over Wrexham over history.
Reading wins: 15
Draws: 4
Wrexham wins: 9
Figures include League, FA Cup, and League Cup only.

2001/2002 Season:
Goals from Forster and Henderson gave us the three points earlier this season at the Madejski Stadium.
6 November 2001: Reading 2 Wrexham 0
(League Division Two)

2000/2001 Season:

Last season Reading disposed of Wrexham 4-1 at home, with two goals from Martin Butler and two from Darren Caskey before half time. We then completed the double later in the season with a vital 2-1 victory at the Racecourse ground with a double from Martin Butler:
17 March 2001: Wrexham 1 Reading 2 (League Division Two)
17 October 2000: Reading 4 Wrexham 1 (League Division Two)

1999/2000 Season:
Reading got the better of Wrexham during the 1999/2000 campaign - winning four of the six points. However, Wrexham took a point off the Royals at the Madejski Stadium.
1 April 2000: Wrexham 0 Reading 1 (League Division Two)
18 December 1999: Reading 2 Wrexham 2 (League Division Two)

1998/1999 Season:
Well Reading won on aggregate at least during the 1998/1999 season with a storming 4-0 victory. Williams grabbed two, Brebner got one, and Parkinson got the other as Wrexham were truly stuffed by teh Royals. It was some decent revenge after a 0-3 defeat at the Racecourse earlier in the season.
9 January 1999: Reading 4 Wrexham 0 (League Division Two)
8 August 1998: Wrexham 3 Reading 0 (League Division Two)
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