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MATCH PREVIEW: 2002/2003 Season

18 September 2002: LEAGUE DIVISION ONE
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Tuesday 18 September 2002
Kick-Off: 20:00
Note the new evening kick-off time for home games during the 2002/2003 season.
Madejski Stadium, Reading.
This game is being broadcast LIVE on BBC Radio Five Live
ticket information

Tickets in advance from the Reading FC ticket office.
Remaining tickets will be on sale on the day at increased prices.

Normal ticket prices apply.
The North Stand will be unreserved seating.

North, East and Lower West Stands
Adults: 17 internet advance, £19 telephone advance, 20 on the day.
Concessions: 9 internet advance, £11 telephone advance, 13 on the day.

Upper West Stands
Adults: 19 Internet advance, £21 telephone advance, 23 on the day.
Concessions: 12 internet advance, £14 telephone advance, 16 on the day.

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Reading are expected to be without Andy Hughes who could only manage the first half on Saturday. Otherwise there are unlikely to be any major changes. Graeme Murty is back to full fitness and should start.
From: Hahnemann, Newman, Mackie, Williams, Shorey, Salako, Watson, Hughes, Murty, Igoe, Forster, Butler, Rougier, Cureton, Whitehead, Upson.
Norwich City
From: Green, Nedergaard, Emblen, Mackay, Kenton, Drury, Mulryne, Notman, Russell, Holt, Heckingbottom, Roberts, McVeigh, Nielsen, Easton, Crichton.

previous meetings

Reading have the edge on City through history!
Reading wins:
Draws: 16
Norwich City wins: 20

1997/1998 Season
Reading's last ever season at Elm Park finished with the relegated Royals facing Norwich City in Elm Park's final league fixture. The party atmosphere was ruined by a poor game and a 0-1 home defeat.
3 May 98: Reading 0 Norwich City 1 (Division One)
21 Oct 97: Norwich City 0 Reading 0 (Division One)

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A good home draw against a decent Norwich side.
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