Reading came from behind to beat Cardiff City at home on 6th August in the 2022-23 EFL Championship. Callum O’Dowda gave the visitors the lead in the 4th minute before a penalty from Shane Long and a Tom Ince strike gave the Royals all three points.

We’ve broken down all the key stats for you to digest, including;

* shot maps
* xT (expected threat)
* pass networks
* xG timelines
* defensive duels
* average positions and much more!

We also try to answer some questions for you with the visuals;

How many defensive duels did Reading attempt in midfield? Which Cardiff City player won the most defensive duels?

To navigate the stats gallery, simply click on the numbers to move through the pages.

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