Vito Mannone saved a stoppage-time penalty to ensure Mo Barrow's goal was enough to end Reading's winless run and inflict a third straight Sky Bet Championship defeat on former club Leeds.
United were handed a lifeline after Samuel Saiz was brought down in the box but Mannone kept out Pablo Hernandez's weak spot-kick to give the Royals their first win in seven games.
Barrow failed to make an impact during a five-game loan spell with Leeds towards the end of last season but he showed United what he...
Gary Hooper scored twice as Sheffield Wednesday put a disappointing week behind them with a 3-0 victory over Yorkshire rivals Leeds in the Championship.
Hooper's brace came in the first half and Kieran Lee added a late third to lift the home crowd following back-to-back defeats to city rivals Sheffield United and then Birmingham.
Leeds made the brighter start to the game, Kalvin Phillips heading wide and Samuel Saiz shooting off target from the edge of the area.
Wednesday's first chance fell...
U.S. international Robbie Rogers has agreed to become a patron of his former club Leeds United's MarchingOutTogether initiative.
LA Galaxy winger Rogers, who announced he was gay in 2013, has given his support for the group, which is for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender fans and their friends.
The 30-year-old, who had a brief spell at Leeds between 2012 and 2013, told the club's official website: "I am delighted to accept the invitation to become a patron of MarchingOutTogether and to renew...