Capital League Records

The Capital League was a reserve team league for clubs in and around London. In 1998 most of the teams left to join an extended Football Combination. Reading competed from 1995-98 with the final tables being as follows:

Capital League 1995-96 (9th)

                        PL   W  D  L  GF  GA  PTS
 1. Brentford Res       25  18  3  4  64  22   57
 2. Wycombe W Res       25  16  4  5  72  26   52
 3. Fulham Res          25  14  6  5  63  32   48
 4. Northampton Res     25  13  6  6  62  32   45
 5. Barnet Res          25  13  5  7  47  36   44
 6. Cambridge U Res     25  12  6  7  41  40   42
 7. Peterborough Res    25  11  8  6  55  34   41
 8. Gillingham Res      25  11  7  7  48  39   40
 9. READING RES         25  12  3 10  52  36   39
10. Southend U Res      25  10  7  8  44  41   37
11. Leyton O Res        25   9  9  7  44  46   36
12. West Ham U Res      25   9  6 10  45  46   33
13. Colchester U Res    25  10  2 13  37  44   32
14. Sutton U Res        25   7  4 14  29  50   25
15. Welling U Res       25   5  8 12  28  52   23
16. Crawley T Res       25   4  3 18  24  73   15
17. Woking Res          25   2  6 17  26  68   12
18. Wokingham T Res     25   1  3 21  21  85    6
Capital League 1996-97 (11th)
                        PL   W  D  L  GF  GA  PTS
 1. Peterborough Res    25  19  2  4  69  18   59
 2. Brentford Res       25  16  6  3  57  23   54
 3. Wycombe W Res       25  17  3  5  56  28   54
 4. Rushden & D Res     25  12  7  6  45  36   43
 5. Cambridge U Res     25  12  6  7  49  47   42
 6. Gillingham Res      25  12  5  8  53  34   41
 7. Colchester U Res    25  12  5  8  46  34   41
 8. Southend U Res      25  12  4  9  55  41   40
 9. Northampton Res     25  12  3 10  40  31   39
10. Fulham Res          25  10  6  9  47  32   36
11. READING RES         25  10  6  9  49  41   36
12. Stevenage B Res     25   8  5 12  35  51   29
13. Barnet Res          25   8  4 13  36  52   28
14. Welling U Res       25   6  5 14  23  44   23
15. Leyton O Res        25   5  6 14  36  55   21
16. Crawley T Res       25   6  2 17  28  61   20
17. Woking Res          25   6  2 17  33  75   20
18. Sutton U Res        25   2  3 20  20  74    9
Capital League 1997-98 (7th)
                        PL   W  D  L  GF  GA  PTS
 1. Northampton Res     26  17  5  4  59  31   56
 2. Fulham Res          26  16  5  5  45  25   53
 3. Rushden & D Res     26  13  6  7  45  30   45
 4. Brentford Res       26  13  6  7  48  35   45
 5. Colchester U Res    26  12  6  8  49  32   42
 6. Peterborough Res    26  12  6  8  47  36   42
 7. READING RES         26   9 10  7  45  33   37
 8. Gillingham Res      26  11  4 11  41  36   37
 9. Cambridge U Res     26  10  6 10  40  37   36
10. Wycombe W Res       26  10  4 12  49  52   34
11. Barnet Res          26   6  7 13  27  48   25
12. Leyton O Res        26   6  5 15  35  60   23
13. Stevenage B Res     26   6  1 19  26  58   19
14. Welling U Res       26   3  5 18  33  76   14

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