West Ham United v Liverpool preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:07pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Sam Allardyce does not believe West Ham United can learn from Aston Villa's shock 1-0 win over Liverpool last Saturday when the two meet at Upton Park on Saturday (5.30pm).

Orient captain Nathan Clarke adamant Russell Slade is the right man to take club forward

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:50am Thursday 18th September 2014

Nathan Clarke has offered complete support for Russell Slade and the captain underlined the manager deserves to stay in charge at Brisbane Road.

Old Loughts well-beaten in season opener

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Old Loughtonians fell to a 5-1 loss at much-fancied Holcombe in their season opener on Saturday, with Gareth Andrew hitting four.

Penfold wins Sussex Pentathlon Championships

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Megan Penfold is Under-13 number one in the national Power of 10 rankings for long jump, high jump and 60m hurdles.

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Megan Penfold won the Under-13 Sussex Pentathlon Championships in Sutton on Sunday and will step up to Under-15 level in her next competition.

Umeh to open East London Boxing Academy season

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Emmanuel Umeh will open the boxing season for the East London Boxing Academy after declaring he wants to give the sport a “proper go”.

Waltham Abbey continue best-ever FA Cup run by reaching second qualifying round

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Waltham Abbey’s FA Cup adventure has continued after the Abbots beat Barkingside 3-1 to reach the second qualifying round of the competition – and they followed it up with a league victory over the same opposition and by an identical scoreline three days later.

Wadham Lodge maintain 100 per cent start

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:57am Thursday 18th September 2014

The latest action from the UK Prokit Essex Olympian League and the Essex Sunday Corinthian Football League

Bowes focussed on title rather than venue after being confirmed at O2 Arena

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:35am Thursday 18th September 2014

Leytonstone’s Philip Bowes says he is “not thinking about the venue” but is focussed on “the job in hand” after being confirmed on the undercard at the O2 Arena in October.

West Ham assistant withdraws from running for Carlisle job

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:03pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

West Ham United assistant manager Neil McDonald has formally withdrawn from the running for the vacant manager's position at Carlisle United.

Leyton Orient fan's view: Russell Slade deserves more time

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:56am Wednesday 17th September 2014

It was a strange night at Meadow Lane. The O's weren't just aiming to win to add three points to the board, they were playing for their manager's job. Under such pressure a draw was a respectable result in the end.

Woodford U16s blast in to the new season with convincing win

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:17am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A large Woodford squad was pumped up and ready for their first game of the season against local opposition Chingford. With 28 players available there was plenty of opportunity to rotate the team throughout the match (3 periods of 30 minutes).

Updated: Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade will stay on at club

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:43pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade has held on to his job after talks following tonight's 1-1 draw at Notts County.

Allardyce: West Ham will finish in the top ten - if we keep clean sheets

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:59pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

With improved striking options, West Ham United boss Sam Allardyce has guaranteed the Hammers will finish in the top ten - if they can replicate last season's tally of clean sheets.

Diame comes back to haunt Hammers in Hull draw

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:16am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Debut goals from Hull pair Abel Hernandez and Mohamed Diame were only good enough for a draw against West Ham as a Curtis Davies own-goal ensured the spoils were shared in a breathless encounter at the KC Stadium.

Russell Slade's future remains in doubt after Leyton Orient's draw with Notts County

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade. Picture: Action Images

9:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Russell Slade's job remains under serious threat despite Leyton Orient fighting back to earn a 1-1 draw at Notts County tonight.

Russell Slade selects Leyton Orient team for potentially final time

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade believes the O's can take inspiration from Brentford: Action Images

7:24pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade is fighting to keep his job as he tries to steer the O's to victory at Notts County.

Notts County v Leyton Orient preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

Russell Slade could preside over his final match as Leyton Orient manager on Tuesday night when the O’s travel to Notts County.

Cuthbert: Players back Slade 110 per cent

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:54pm Monday 15th September 2014

Leyton Orient defender Scott Cuthbert says the players back under-fire manager Russell Slade 110 per cent and believes the O’s have the quality to overcome their slow start to the season.

Allardyce set to hand Valencia full West Ham debut

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:07am Monday 15th September 2014

Sam Allardyce is set to hand £12m summer signing Enner Valencia his full West Ham United league debut tonight when the Hammers face Hull City (8.00pm).

West Ham owner confirms Carroll's return to training

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:23pm Monday 15th September 2014

West Ham United forward Andy Carroll has returned to training, co-owner David Gold has confirmed via Twitter.

Cavendish pipped in London sprint showdown

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:11am Monday 15th September 2014

Mark Cavendish narrowly missed out on winning the final stage of the Tour of Britain as Whitehall witnessed the eagerly-anticipated showdown between two of the world’s top sprinters yesterday.

Porter breaks Ennis-Hill's British 100m hurdles record

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:12am Monday 15th September 2014

Woodford Green with Essex Ladies’ Tiffany Porter broke Jessica Ennis-Hill’s British record in the 100m hurdles at the IAAF Continental Cup in Marrakech on Sunday.

Hull City v West Ham United preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Sam Allardyce felt Mo Diame’s performances in his second season at the club did not live up to those in his first ahead of the midfielder’s debut against West Ham United.

Slade: We let everybody down

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade believes the O's are playing without the "fear factor." Picture: Action Images

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

Under-pressure Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade said his side let everybody down with their performance in Saturday’s 2-0 defeat at home to Colchester United.

UPDATED: Slade has one game to save his job

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade. Picture: Action Images

5:49pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade has been told by sporting director Mauro Milanese he has one game to "sort it out" or he will be sacked by new owner Francesco Becchetti.

Orient remain winless at home following Colchester defeat

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:03pm Saturday 13th September 2014

The cliché says ten men are harder to beat then 11 and Leyton Orient discovered this to their detriment by extending their winless home run to three games with a 2-0 defeat to ten-man Colchester United.

West Ham ‘will decide’ on Spurs stadium proposal

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Three charged over Olympic Stadium bid 'spying'

2:18pm Friday 12th September 2014

West Ham hierachy confident it holds the balance of power over any future use by Spurs of the Olympic Stadium.

Leyton Orient v Colchester United preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:40am Friday 12th September 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade hopes his side can pick up their first win at home this season when they face Colchester United tomorrow. 

Host school runners-up in successful six-a-side tournament

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:30am Friday 12th September 2014

Chigwell School hosted the 50th annual Independent Schools FA national sixes tournament on Sunday and came runners-up.

Joy for Bancroft's in trophy final

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Three Metropolitan Essex district junior cup finals were played at Woodford Wells on Sunday.

Pillai's silver successes

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:30am Friday 12th September 2014

Akhil Pillai won silver medals when representing England at the Refrath International Badminton Tournament after being selected at the end of last month.

Orient confirm date of Dagenham & Redbridge tie

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:54pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Leyton Orient have confirmed their Johnstone's Paint Trophy second round tie will take place on Tuesday, October 7.

Carroll in line for early return

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:55pm Thursday 11th September 2014

West Ham’s Andy Carroll could be back in action sooner than his initial target, according to the Mirror.

Orient bring in QPR winger Petrasso on loan

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:14pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Leyton Orient have signed QPR winger Michael Petrasso on loan for one month.

Leyton Orient sporting director Mauro Milanese insists other clubs are under more pressure for promotion

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:30am Thursday 11th September 2014

Sporting director Mauro Milanese does not think Leyton Orient are under as much pressure as other clubs to win promotion this season but insists their ambition is still to challenge for a place in the Championship.

Hatch take over at the top

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:39pm Thursday 11th September 2014

The latest round-up of the action from the Prokit UK Essex Olympian Football League.

Nicholls delighted at successful defence

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:18pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Chingford swimmer Ryan Nicholls couldn’t hide his delight after delivering upon his promise by defending his title at the Sainsbury’s 2014 School Games in Manchester.

Sakho's goal-a-game aim

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:47am Wednesday 10th September 2014

West Ham’s striker Diafra Sakho is setting his standards high by aiming to score a minimum of a goal a game, according to Sky Sports.

Orient boss hoping to bring in midfielder on loan

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade believes the O's can take inspiration from Brentford: Action Images

10:30am Wednesday 10th September 2014

Russell Slade is hoping to sign a young midfielder on loan from a Premier League club this week.

Ruthless bowling display claims trophy

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

Dukes League Cup Final

Hutton Thirds prove too strong for Chingford in season finale

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:30pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

The action from the Essex League Third XI and Fourth XI divisions from the final Saturday of the season.

Wanstead Seconds end with Colchester loss

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

The final round-up of the season from the Essex League Second XI Premier Division, Division One and Division Two.

Chingford celebrate title in style

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:19am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A round-up of the final action of the season in the Essex League Premier Division, Division One, Division Two and Division Three.

FAN'S VIEW: Why Song's diplomatic skills could have been fully tested

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:11pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

It was a shame that Alex Song was signed too late in the day before West Ham’s home game against Southampton. Encouraging though it was to have the player from Barcelona paraded on the ground before kick-off, it would have been nice to have one of the pre-match interviews with the former Arsenal midfielder.

Cavendish in top five after taking back seat

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:46am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Mark Cavendish will begin today's third stage of the Tour of Britain in fifth place overall, six seconds off the lead after safely coming through yesterday’s racing following his opening-day crash.

Leyton Orient fan's view: Promotion is everyone's aim this season

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:58pm Monday 8th September 2014

Since the agony of the playoff final defeat in May this year, Leyton Orient supporters have seen a takeover, a record fee paid for one of our players, a new three-year deal for star winger Dean Cox and - quite uniquely for Orient - a handful of signings of players known to people with football knowledge limited exclusively to the top two divisions.

Hammers striker nets in Ecuador win

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Enner Valencia wheels away in celebration after scoring against the Honduras. Picture: Action Images

9:51am Monday 8th September 2014

West Ham United striker Enner Valencia scored for Ecuador in their 4-0 friendly win over Bolivia on Saturday.

O’Sullivan exits Shanghai Masters

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:39pm Monday 8th September 2014

Chingford's Ronnie O’Sullivan exited the Shanghai Masters in the first round after he suffered a 5-3 defeat against Alan McManus.

Cavendish continues after stage one crash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:48am Monday 8th September 2014

Mark Cavendish has continued on the second stage of the Tour of Britain this morning after suffering a heavy crash during yesterday’s opening stage in Liverpool.

Orient handed trip to Dagenham & Redbridge

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade believes the O's can take inspiration from Brentford: Action Images

12:07pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Leyton Orient will travel to Dagenham & Redbridge in the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.







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