Stats Zone: City win at home against Reading

Stoke City won with a goal to spare the game against Reading in the Championship on Saturday. The team won 3-2 (2-1) at bet365 Stadium.

It was 0-0 until Stoke City took the lead just before the half-hour mark through Nick Powell, who scored, making it 1-0.

The team increased the lead to 2-0 after almost half an hour’s play as Jacob Brown scored.

Right after this, it was John Swift who scored, thus ensuring that Reading reduced the score to 2-1.

With 30 minutes on the clock, Reading’s Liam Moor scored and equalised.

With five minutes left to play, Stoke City’s Sam Surridge scored the decider as he scored, what brought the final score to 3-2.

Both teams play again on Saturday with Stoke City hosting Birmingham at St Andrew’s, and Reading host Preston.