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Struggling on and off the pitch, Orient lose yet again at Brisbane Road

12 Mar , 2017  

Despite controlling most of the action, Leyton Orient suffered a 3-0 home defeat to Grimsby Town this Saturday. Floundering on and off the pitch, Orient now have ten games to overcome a six-point gap to avoid relegation from League Two. After a slow start, Orient went 1-nil down after seven minutes. Sam Jones powered a […]

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Campaign launched for Laurie Cunningham statue

15 Mar , 2016   Video

It was 1969 when Steve Jenkins first stood on the terraces at Brisbane Road. “I’ve seen quite some players in my decades watching the Orient,” recalls the 58-year-old. “George Best, Bobby Charlton, Bobby Moore – I’ve watched them all. But the best player I’ve seen in my life is Laurie Cunningham, no doubt about that. […]

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Leyton Orient squeeze past Oxford United

14 Mar , 2016  

The O’s missed a number of clear-cut chances as they secured a fortunate victory over third-placed Oxford away from home. The home team also had an almost certain penalty appeal waved away, but Kevin Nolan‘s men have crept into the play-off places with 10 games to go. It’s a win that will be doubly pleasing […]

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Leyton Orient’s play-off run halted by defiant Luton Town

6 Mar , 2016  

Leyton Orient were beaten one nil at home after Jack Marriott’s strike for Luton Town in the League Two clash. The Orient express was brought to a grinding halt on Saturday after Jack Marriott’s delicate lob for Luton settled a tense encounter between two in-form promotion hopefuls. Both teams arrived at the Matchroom Stadium unbeaten […]

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Are Leyton Orient’s fans in Carlisle tonight the most dedicated in League 2

1 Mar , 2016  

After an impressive league win at the weekend against Crawley Town, the O’s headed north: to deepest, darkest, coldest Cumbria to take on Carlisle United at Brunton Park with a 7:45pm kick-off. A 612 mile trip is certainly not to be sniffed at! Are the O’s fans some of the most dedicated in the league? […]

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Leyton Orient play Crawley Town

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Gnanduillet shines as Leyton Orient march on

1 Mar , 2016  

Leyton Orient secured a commanding victory over Crawley Town at Brisbane Road on Saturday thanks to two strikes from Armand Gnanduillet. Our @SkyBetLeague2 Player of the Weekend is @leytonorientfc's Armand Gnanduillet… https://t.co/tGeKbnLMGt #LOFC pic.twitter.com/zhClOT0bos — Shoot! (@_shootfootball) February 29, 2016 Having lost two home games in a row before Saturday’s match, most recently a humbling […]

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Leyton Orient star Elliot Omozusi nominated for PFA award

26 Mar , 2015  

Leyton Orient’s Elliot Omozusi has been nominated for the PFA Player in the Community award for the second year running – The Hackney Post caught up with defender this week. Born and bred in Hackney, Elliot Omozusi hails from from London Fields where his family still live, and the 26-year-old feels that it was good […]

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The A23 roundabout next to the stadium featuring a giant football.

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Crawley Town 1-0 Leyton Orient: Red Devils hang on against wasteful O’s

21 Mar , 2015  

Image credit: Pete Chapman Leyton Orient suffered a huge blow in their relegation fight this afternoon. Crawley Town held on to secure a crucial 1-0 victory in the relegation six-pointer at the Broadfield Stadium in League One. Izale McLeod scored the decisive goal from the penalty spot in the 30 minutes in to a thrilling […]

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As it happened: Leyton Orient v Barnsley

17 Mar , 2015  

Leyton Orient welcomed playoff-contenders Barnsley for a midweek League One clash. The O’s went into the game off the back of a morale boosting 3-0 win against Yeovil Town and could have climbed out of the relegation zone with a victory if there were favourable results elsewhere. Hackney Post‘s Joe Gleave reported live from The […]

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The flowers sent to Janice Taylor by Leyton Orient player Andrea Dossena.

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Leyton Orient star Dossena sends flowers to fan

4 Mar , 2015  

Leyton Orient’s Andrea Dossena has sent flowers to a fan who he hit smack bang in the face with a wayward shot.

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