Jaap Stam's side cruised past a flying Leeds United at the weekend, and further strengthened their play-off grip.
Reading host fellow promotion chasers Leeds United in a highly-anticipated encounter on Saturday tea time.
Reading striker was critical of opponents Leeds ahead of this weekend's clash.
Wood has scored nearly half of the Whites' league goals this season.
Yann Kermorgant has revealed that he will retire when his contract runs out at Reading next summer.
Leeds United travel to face Reading in a crucial Championship clash this weekend.
A preview of Reading's predicted lineup as Jaap Stam's side host Nottingham Forest - a clash that sees both Championship sides in search of some improved form.
The veteran Reading striker bemoaned the fact that his team were the better side in last night's home defeat to Aston Villa.
Jaap Stam has introduced a series of changes since taking over at the Madejski and time will tell whether Yann Kermorgant will benefit.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are set to end their search for a striker by signing Joe Mason.