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A look ahead to this weekend’s Premier League fixture at the Britannia Stadium

Both Harry Redknapp, left, the QPR manager, and his Reading counterpart Nigel Adkins, spent much of their time out of the dugout cajoling their teams (AFP/Getty Images)

Harry Redknapp finds excuses following QPR's relegation from the Premier League

Manager says he did not have a chance to build his own team

<b>November 23 - Mark Hughes (QPR)</b><br/>
Despite chairman Tony Fernandes consistently stating Mark Hughes' job was safe, a failure to win a single game in 12 Premier League matches finally told for the Welshman.
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The former Fulham manager had joined the R's 10 months earlier, escaping relegation on the final day of the 2011/12 season only by virtue of results elsewhere.
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The summer saw a huge influx of expensive players but they failed to gel, leading to Hughes' downfall.
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Junior Hoilett

Junior Hoilett preparing for QPR comeback

Winger expected to return this weekend

QPR midfielder Shaun Derry extends contract

Derry joined from Crystal Palace in 2010

Granero: Win over Chelsea proves that new players care

The Queen's Park Rangers midfielder Esteban Granero has said that commitment to the club's cause from their new acquisitions, which was called into question by the defender Clint Hill, is no longer in doubt following their remarkable victory over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Esteban Granero starred in QPR’s win over Chelsea

Esteban Granero: Win over Chelsea proves new QPR players care

Relegation strugglers stunned the European champions

Jose Bosingwa

Stephane Mbia hopes £65,000-a-week Jose Bosingwa can make peace with QPR

Manager Harry Redknapp was highly critical of the defender

Harry Redknapp 'disturbed' by Jose Bosingwa dispute

Harry Redknapp is unsure whether he will pick Jose Bosingwa again after the QPR boss admitted he was “disturbed” by the right-back's refusal to sit on the bench against Fulham.

Adel Taarabt: 'I love my country, I can't refuse to go'

Adel Taarabt targets Morocco cup role in defiance of Harry Redknapp

QPR playmaker wants to take part in African Cup of Nations

Harry Redknapp started as QPR manager with a goalless draw

Harry Redknapp the results man brings ideas to rescue QPR, says Ryan Nelsen

Redknapp claims to have seen enough to believe QPR can survive

Harry Redknapp points the way ahead behind the back of Mark Hughes

Harry Redknapp takes on toughest task in rescuing Queen's Park Rangers

New manager asked for transfer funds in January if he starts to turn QPR around

Supporters voiced their anger at Hughes and his team

QPR must show greater mental strength, says Ryan Nelsen

Queens Park Rangers' players need to take responsibility for their poor form and league position, according to Ryan Nelsen.

Mark Hughes's QPR are the only Premier League side without a victory this season.

Hughes on brink as fans turn on team

Tony Fernandes, the Queens Park Rangers owner, last night apologised to the club's fans following their 3-1 home defeat by Southampton.

QPR manager Mark Hughes

QPR chairman Tony Fernandes gives Mark Hughes his backing... again

QPR chairman Tony Fernandes has once again insisted that he will not be firing Mark Hughes, despite a dreadful start to the season in which the R's are yet to register a win.

Injury hit Hargreaves trains with QPR

Injury plagued Owen Hargreaves is training with QPR following his release from Manchester City at the end of last season. The 31-year-old midfielder, who has 42 England caps, made only three appearances for City as he continued his struggle for form which persuaded Manchester United to pay Bayern Munich about £17million for him in 2007. They released him at the end of the season before last.

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