Reading, Latest news update:
Brentford head coach Marinus Dijkhuizen admitted his side were so poor he "didn't recognise" them as visitors Reading ran riot in a one-sided first half.
Nico Yennaris and Sam Saunders are set to return to the Brentford squad for Saturday's Sky Bet Championship clash with Reading at Griffin Park.
Garath McCleary marked his return from injury in style by coming off the bench to fire Reading to a 2-1 comeback win over League Two Portsmouth at Fratton Park.
Portsmouth will be without Enda Stevens when they host Reading in the Capital One Cup second round.
Reading could add Alex Hernandez to their squad for the visit of MK Dons.
Reading boss Steve Clarke was left to reflect on an error from goalkeeper Jonathan Bond at the death as Sheffield Wednesday came from behind to draw 1-1.
Substitute Modou Sougou rescued a point for Sheffield Wednesday with a 90th-minute equaliser to earn a 1-1 draw at home to Reading.
Sheffield Wednesday will be without goalkeeper Keiren Westwood for their home game against Fulham.
Reading have signed Spanish midfielder Alex Fernandez on a season-long loan from Espanyol.
Reading manager Steve Clarke has hit out at the Jamaican FA after winger Garath McCleary returned injured from his summer campaign.
Leeds boss Uwe Rosler joked his side will "have to live like monks" ahead of their next away outing following their goalless draw at Reading.
Reading and Leeds were equally poor as they played out a goalless draw in a contest devoid of any meaningful incidents.
Reading could add new signing Paolo Hurtado to their squad for the visit of Leeds.
Reading have signed Peru international Paolo Hurtado from Portuguese side Pacos de Ferreira.
Reading assistant manager Kevin Keen praised their persistence after they beat Colchester 1-0 in extra-time to progress in the Capital One Cup.
Chris Gunter's low strike deep into extra-time helped Reading finally see off brave Colchester 1-0 and progress in the Capital One Cup.
Reading midfielder Hope Akpan has signed a two-year deal with Blackburn.
Motherwell have signed Wales international midfielder Jake Taylor on loan from Reading.
Steve Clarke called for goal-line technology to be introduced in the Sky Bet Championship after Reading lost 2-1 to Birmingham at St Andrew's.
David Cotterill inspired Birmingham City to a 2-1 win over Reading in the Sky Bet Championship after scoring one and setting up another for the Blues.