Preview – Football: Reading v Derby County

Reading Derby County

If you thought you could forget about the football now that the World Cup is long gone, well, it can’t.

Tonight the Championship season kicks off, and Leagues 1 and 2 play tomorrow. The first game to be televised this season is between Reading and Derby. Last season, Derby got to sixth in the table but lost in the play-offs, while Reading finished three points above the relegation zone. There are however some big changes – namely Derby are now managed by a certain Frank Lampard.

Reading v Derby County is on Sky Main Event and Sky Football at 19.00 (kick-off 20.00).