The Matchroom Stadium, on Brisbane Road, has been home to Leyton Orient since 1937. It has survived the Blitz, the Iron Curtain and the financial crisis. But now, it could be “crushed” by Sam Allardyce’s premiership side.
An old chap from home often tells me the story of a rugby league player from Workington who did a shift down the mines until 6am and then jumped on the bus Wigan to take part in the final of the Rugby League North West counties cup…
Leyton Orient chairman Barry Hearn will mount a legal challenge on the future of the Olympic Stadium, saying that his team’s bid for a joint tenancy with West Ham was wrongly dismissed.
Returning Leyton Orient striker Kevin Lisbie hopes his seven week layoff will mean he’s fresh for tomorrow’s run-in with Notts County and can fire the O’s into the play-offs. Last season’s top scorer told the Hackney Post: “No pro likes to be injured but it might help the team towards the end of the season. […]
Beleaguered Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade has signed three new players in a bid to save his side from relegation. The Os have brought in Bristol City winger Jamal Campbell-Ryce and Sunderland midfielder Adam Reed on loan, and free agent Jamie Smith has joined the club on a short-term contract. Campbell-Ryce and Reed made their debut […]
A controversial red card and a stoppage time equaliser dashed Leyton Orient’s hopes of beating Walsall in a scrappy encounter.
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