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.
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.
British long jumper JJ Jegede has just jumped over three Mini Coopers — that’s six metres, two metres less than he will need to jump to qualify for the Olympics. But Hackney’s hopping hope was so nervous he didn’t even tell his coach his plans. “He would not have allowed me to do it,” JJ […]
West Ham want to move into London’s Olympic Stadium, even if an athletic running track has to remain, the Hackney Post can reveal.
Leyton Orient manager Geraint Williams has attacked the debt culture of British football, saying it makes bringing success to Brisbane Road more difficult