Aston Villa v Leyton Orient preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:30am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Leyton Orient will look to pull off a major upset this evening when they travel to Premier League Aston Villa in the second round of the Capital One Cup.

Leyton Orient fan's view: Up and down start for the O's

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:43pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

When I come to write the follow up to my book '60 Great Leyton Orient Matches From The Tijuana Taxi Era 1968-2012' (should be available to pre-order on Amazon around Spring 2050) I can say now with some certaintly that Leyton Orient v Walsall played on August 23, 2014 will not be one of the featured games.

Orient defender Omozusi not concerned by side's failure to win at home

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Elliot Omozusi has been a revelation for the O's: Simon O'Connor

10:40am Monday 25th August 2014

Leyton Orient defender Elliot Omozusi insisted there is no cause for concern despite failing to win their opening two home games and believes a victory at Brisbane Road is not far away.

New Orient signing Lowry relishing return to Aston Villa

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:50am Monday 25th August 2014

Shane Lowry admits he has nothing but great memories from his time at Aston Villa and cannot wait to return with his new club.

Orient boss Slade frustrated after not scoring in Walsall draw

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

1:36am Sunday 24th August 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade admitted it was frustrating not to get a goal after his side were held to their second consecutive goalless draw.

Orient draw another blank in Walsall draw

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tranmere's hopes of staying in League One were dealt a severe blow after a 2-0 defeat at Leyton Orient on Saturday. Pictures: Simon O'connor.

4:45pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Leyton Orient's wait for their first home win goes on after the O's could only manage a 0-0 draw against Walsall this afternoon.

Orient bring back Henderson for Walsall clash

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:36pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Leyton Orient make one change for their home game with Walsall this afternoon.

Leyton Orient v Walsall preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:50am Friday 22nd August 2014

Leyton Orient will attempt to pick up their first home win of the season when they host Walsall tomorrow.

Leyton Orient's home game with Preston postponed

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:24am Thursday 21st August 2014

Leyton Orient's home game with Preston on Saturday, September 6 has been postponed due to international call-ups.

Jobi McAnuff insists dropping out of the Championship to join Orient was not a difficult decision

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:49am Thursday 21st August 2014

Jobi McAnuff insisted it was not a difficult decision for him to drop down from the Championship this summer in pursuit of promotion with Leyton Orient.

'We just lacked that killer instinct'

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

1:07am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade felt his side lacked the killer instinct to claim victory at Bristol City as the sides were held to a 0-0 draw.

Leyton Orient Trust offering Ghana opportunity

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:28pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

The Leyton Orient Trust have teamed up with African Adventures to offer supporters the opportunity to travel to Ghana in May.

Orient make four changes for Bristol City game

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Kevin Lisbie struck the winner for Orient against MK Dons: Simon O'Connor

7:27pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Leyton Orient have made four changes to their side for tonight's game at League 1 leaders Bristol City. 

Bristol City v Leyton Orient preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Leyton Orient face a difficult trip to early League 1 leaders Bristol City this evening. 

Orient tie at Peterborough selected for Sky coverage

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:39pm Monday 18th August 2014

Leyton Orient's Johnstone's Paint Trophy first round tie at Peterborough will be live on Sky.

Orient handed Posh tie in Johnstone's Paint Trophy

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Leyton Orient have sold out their clash with promoted Wolves: Simon O'Connor

12:34am Sunday 17th August 2014

Leyton Orient have been drawn away to Peterborough United in the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

'We've had words at half-time'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade has warned his side about the threat of Notts County: Simon O'Connor

8:01pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade admits he had stern words for his side at half-time as they fought back to claim their first League 1 win of the season at Oldham Athletic.

Orient off the mark with Oldham win

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tranmere's hopes of staying in League One were dealt a severe blow after a 2-0 defeat at Leyton Orient on Saturday. Pictures: Simon O'connor.

4:46pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Leyton Orient fought back to claim their first League 1 win of the season after a 3-1 victory at Oldham Athletic this afternoon. 

Orient confirm date for Capital One Cup tie at Aston Villa

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Leyton Orient have sold out their clash with promoted Wolves: Simon O'Connor

12:53pm Friday 15th August 2014

Leyton Orient's Capital One Cup tie at Aston Villa will take place on Wednesday, August 27 at 7.45pm.

Oldham Athletic v Leyton Orient preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:10am Friday 15th August 2014

Leyton Orient will attempt to claim their first win in League 1 this season when they travel to Oldham Athletic tomorrow afternoon.

Orient penalty hero Gary Woods insists competition for goalkeeping spot at club is healthy

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:04pm Thursday 14th August 2014

Penalty hero Gary Woods insists the competition between him and Adam Legzdins for the number one shirt is only healthy for the club.

Plymouth v Leyton Orient fan's view

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Mathieu Baudry insists the O's are taking the FA Cup seriously: Action Images

5:55pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A win is a win and despite being on the point of going out of the tournament on Tuesday night, we just about edged this tie and who knows - this triumph could kick-start our season.

Orient drawn away to Aston Villa in Capital One Cup

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

10:09pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Leyton Orient will travel to Premier League Aston Villa in the second round of the Capital One Cup.

Football Supporters' Federation to march on Premier League and Football League for 'Affordable football for all'

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:14pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

The Football Supporters’ Federation (FSF) will be marching on both the Premier and Football League headquarters to voice their frustration over the rising cost of match tickets tomorrow (Thursday).

Slade believes Orient are over penalty hangover after Plymouth shootout win

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Russell Slade has played down the significance of the O's top of the table clash this weekend: Simon O'Connor

12:41am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade believes his side have put their Wembley nightmare behind them after their dramatic penalty shootout win over Plymouth in the Capital One Cup.

Orient clinch Capital One Cup penalties win at Plymouth

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Dean Cox celebrates his wonder strike against Sheffield United: Simon O'Connor

10:32pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Leyton Orient had a major scare at Plymouth Argyle in the Capital One Cup first round tonight as they edged to a dramatic 6-5 win on penalties following a 3-3 draw after extra time. 

Orient hand first start to Jobi McAnuff at Plymouth

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:25pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Jobi McAnuff will make his first start for Leyton Orient this evening at Plymouth in the Capital One Cup first round.

Plymouth v Leyton Orient preview

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:40am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Leyton Orient are expected to give some of their new signings more game time this evening when they travel to League Two Plymouth in the first round of the Capital One Cup.

Orient boss Slade bemoans Chesterfield goals in opening defeat

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

6:07pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade admitted it was a disappointing start to the season after his side were beaten 2-1 at home to Chesterfield.

Orient slump to opening Chesterfield defeat

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Tranmere in action against Leyton Orient. Pictures: Simon O'connor.

4:44pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Leyton Orient slumped to a shock 2-1 home defeat to Chesterfield in League 1 this afternoon.

Three debuts for Orient in Chesterfield opener

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:48pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Leyton Orient hand debuts to three players as the O's kick off their League 1 campaign at home to Chesterfield.

Leyton Orient v Chesterfield preview

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

11:10am Friday 8th August 2014

Leyton Orient start their season full of optimism as they look to go one better than last season and win promotion.

Orient skipper Clarke insists O's can handle increased expectations

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Nathan Clarke grabbed the equaliser for Orient at Walsall on Saturday: Simon O'Connor

6:02pm Thursday 7th August 2014

Orient captain Nathan Clarke believes the club can handle the increased expectations this season and live up to their billing as one of the favourites for promotion from League 1.

Orient held by Farnborough

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

10:38pm Monday 4th August 2014

Leyton Orient's final pre-season game has seen an XI held to a 0-0 draw at Farnborough.

Slade: We weren't ruthless enough in the box

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:01pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Russell Slade was pleased with his side’s “excellent” performance in a 1-1 draw with Championship side Ipswich Town this afternoon but conceded the O’s could have been more “ruthless”.

O's leave it late to grab deserved draw against Ipswich

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Lloyd James starts for the O's once more in an unchanged side. Picture: Action Images

4:56pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Lloyd James converted a late penalty to secure Leyton Orient a well-deserved 1-1 draw with Championship side Ipswich Town in their final warm-up match.

Leyton Orient v Ipswich Town - team news

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:39pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Russell Slade starts new-boys Jobi McAnuff and Jay Simpson amongst the substitutes, with Darius Henderson - signed yesterday - not involved in the matchday squad for this afternoon's visit from Ipswich.

Leyton Orient snap up Henderson

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:17pm Friday 1st August 2014

Leyton Orient have signed Darius Henderson on a three-year contract after the striker agreed to leave Nottingham Forest.

Orient confirm appointment of new chief executive and sporting director

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:06pm Friday 1st August 2014

Leyton Orient have appointed Alessandro Angelieri as the club's new chief executive, whilst Mauro Milanese will take up the role of sporting director.

Orient snap up Simpson on three-year deal

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:36pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Leyton Orient have bolstered their striking options with the addition of former Arsenal and Hull City striker Jay Simpson on a three-year contract.

Orient on verge of signing former Arsenal striker Jay Simpson

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

11:52pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Leyton Orient are on the verge of signing former Arsenal striker Jay Simpson.

Leyton Orient net late draw against QPR

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Romain Vincelot has previous experience in the play-offs: Simon O'Connor

9:21pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Leyton Orient equalised late on to secure a 2-2 draw at home to Premier League QPR.

Orient set to face QPR

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:36am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Leyton Orient can expect a tough warm-up test this evening when they host newly-promoted Premier League side QPR.

Orient boss believes Jobi McAnuff has the right ethos to fit into the O's team

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

6:30pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade insists Jobi McAnuff has the right mentality to fit into his group after the O's agreed a deal to sign the winger.

New signing Pritchard fires Orient to Northampton Town win

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:45pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Bradley Pritchard scored his first goal for new club Leyton Orient as he helped them win 1-0 at Northampton Town in this afternoon's friendly.

Orient swoop for former Watford winger Jobi McAnuff

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:12am Saturday 26th July 2014

Leyton Orient have signalled their intent for next season by signing former Watford and Reading winger Jobi McAnuff.

New Orient midfielder Bradley Pritchard explains unusual route into professional football

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

The route into professional football can occasionally come through unusual paths and this certainly applies for one of Orient’s summer signings.

Orient fail to beat Gateshead in friendly

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Dean Cox made his 200th appearance for Orient in last night's draw: Simon O'Connor

9:23pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Leyton Orient could only manage a 0-0 draw in their friendly at Conference side Gateshead this evening. 

Orient boss Slade still keen to add to his squad

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

2:39pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade wants to bring in another couple of players to boost their promotion challenge before the start of the season.

Orient sign former Millwall defender Shane Lowry

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:13am Monday 21st July 2014

Leyton Orient have signed former Millwall defender Shane Lowry on a two-year contract.






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