U's ready for Royals.
A point was gained in the 2-2 draw against the Seasiders but it is cup progress Tony Humes and his squad will be after on Tuesday evening.
Reading visit the Weston Homes Community Stadium in the First Round of the Capital One Cup, fresh from their opening day defeat at Birmingham City.
At Huddersfield on Monday afternoon, George Elokobi got minutes under his belt for the first time since his return to the U's in the summer as he completed the first half in the defeat for the U's U21s.
Dan Holman is included in the U's twenty man squad for the cup tie against Reading, having also played in the U21s game alongside Elokobi.
Squad: Parish, Walker, Briggs, Vincent-Young, Brindley, Eastman, Kent, Elokobi, Wynter, Edwards, Gilbey, Szmodics, Moncur, Ambrose, Massey, Wright, Sembie-Ferris. Porter, Bonne, Holman