Reading v West Brom

Having scraped through the previous round, West Brom will be looking for a much better performance when they visit Reading in the FA Cup fifth round on Saturday.

The Baggies needed a penalty shootout to get past Championship outfit Peterborough in the fourth round earlier this month.

Tony Pulis' men have played just one game since, holding off an Everton barage to claim a 1-0 win against the odds at the weekend.

Gareth McAuley misses out again with a hamstring complaint, while James Morrison and Callum McManaman remain sidelined with respective hamstring and ankle injuries.

The Royals, meanwhile, are without a win in their last three outings, their last victory coming in a 4-0 trouncing of Walsall in the previous round.

Matej Vydra and Danny Williams are both facing late fitness checks on hamstring problems ahead of the game.

George Evans and Yann Kermorgant are both cup-tied, meaning new signing Deniss Rakels could be handed his first start.

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