After 120 minutes of football at the Madejski, Billy Sharp's extra-time winner was the difference.
United moved into the FA Cup fourth round thanks to goals from Mata and Lukaku in a win over Reading.
Paul Clement has been sacked by Reading after less than nine months in charge, the club have announced.
'It is never a difficult decision to leave out a player who is over weight and lazy.' Burn...
Frank Lampard's Derby claimed three points in their opening game with a 2-1 win away at Reading...
This was written after last year's Championship play-off final. The point still stands for Villa and Fulham.
They're massive, you'd assume. Regardless, Clement will work again with a former Chelsea colleague...
Jaap's eye for a player has betrayed him. Reading part ways with the man who lead them to the play-offs.
"If he wants to think that England might come in, that's entirely his decision," seethed Martin O'Neill.
If Southampton are banking on the new manager bounce to save them, history suggests they've left it late...
Reading boss Jaap Stam hopes he will get a warm reception from Manchester United fans.
Reading boss Jaap Stam has raided his former club Manchester United to sign Tyler Blackett.
Because we can't bring ourselves to write the words 'EFL Cup'. Oh, we just did.
Brian McDermott has been sacked as Reading manager. Is Jaap Stam the next man for the job?
Chelsea want to recall Michael Hector from his loan at Reading in January, according to a club executive.