Opta Stats: Bradford City v Reading

FA Cup giant-killers Bradford will be hoping to make the semi-finals when they face Reading. Opta provides the vital statistics.

Jon Stead has scored in five of his last six FA Cup matches. Stead is 3.39/4 to score.

Stead is the joint leading scorer in this season’s competition with five goals and also the joint leading creator with four assists. He is 7.06/1 to score the first goal.

Billy Knott has scored three goals in his last four FA Cup appearances. Knott is 11.010/1 to find the net.

This is the sixth time in a row that Reading have been drawn away from home in the FA Cup. They are 2.982/1 to pull off an away win.

Bradford have now scored 19 goals in six FA Cup games this season. Over 2.5 goals is 2.166/5.

Reading have never beaten Bradford in cup competition, losing the one FA Cup match and losing two and drawing four of the League Cup matches they have played. The draw is 3.412/5.

Reading have only ever made the FA Cup semi-final once before, in 1927 when they lost to eventual winners Cardiff City. They are 2.0621/20 to qualify for the semis.

The Bantams have kept just three clean sheets in their last 19 FA Cup matches. Both teams to score is 1.8910/11.

Bradford City have only reached the semi-final once before, in 1911 when they went on to win the trophy. They beat fellow 2015 quarter-finalists Blackburn Rovers in the 1911 semi. Bradford are 2.6413/8 to win within 90 minutes.