Vital Football

Latest LOFC News

O's End Pre-Season With Eight Goal Thriller

O's End Pre-Season With Eight Goal Thriller

Leyton Orient finished their pre-season with a 4-4 draw against Arsenal's development squad.

The home side got off to a sensational start as they netted twice in the opening stages. First Scott Cuthbert and then Kevin Lisbie found the net from consecutive corners from Lloyd James.

The north Londoners soon managed to grab a goal back through Wellington Silva, who impressed during the match claiming the first of his brace after 11 minutes.

Silva then levelled the scores before David Mooney struck in the 43rd minute to give Orient the lead into the half time break.

Russell Slade made 10 changes for the second period including trialists Ross Jenkins, Johnny Gorman and George Bowerman all entering the fray. Gorman made an immediate impact scoring the O's fourth on the night, coolly rounding the keeper to slot home.

Chuba Akpom then halved the deficit for the vistors three minutes later. It looked like the O's were heading for victory but Arsenal managed to nick an equaliser late on through defender Daniel Boateng.

Orient now look ahead to Saturday when they begin their SkyBet League One season at Brunton Park against Carlisle United.

Join Vital Leyton Orient

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!

Do you want to write about Orient and share your opinions, if so CLICK HERE


Vital Orient on:facebook

Vital Orient on:twitter

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:SouthStandWriter
Date:Tuesday July 30 2013
Time: 11:36PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leyton Orient Articles

Video - Leyton Orient 2-3 Notts County

Battling back from two down Leyton Orient looked to have gained a point against Notts County. However, there was a late sting in the tail with Magpies winning this thriller 3-2.

Vital View - League 2, 18th February 2017

Doncaster's winless run went on but they remain three points ahead of Plymouth. Carlisle are a further two points back. Leyton Orient and Newport hold the unwanted relegation places.

Stats: Leyton Orient v Notts County

All the stats from Leyton Orient (2) vs (3) Notts County, Brisbane Road, 18/2/17 Att: 5,585

Orient v Notts County - Follow Live On Twitter

Leyton Orient are at Brisbane Road with Notts County the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Archived Vital O's Articles

Vital O's articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital O's
Write For Vital O's
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Notts County MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sargeant0%
Judd0%
Mezague60%
Parkes0%
Kennedy0%
Koroma0%
Atangana0%
Collins0%
Semedo0%
Massey40%
McCallum0%
Sub - Dalby0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Doncaster 32 19 7 6 64 23
2 Plymouth 31 19 4 8 61 17
3 Carlisle 32 15 13 4 58 11
4 Luton 32 14 11 7 53 18
5 Portsmouth 31 15 7 9 52 16
6 Exeter 32 15 5 12 50 16
7 Mansfield 32 12 11 9 47 4
8 Stevenage 32 14 4 14 46 1
9 Wycombe 31 13 7 11 46 0
10 Barnet 32 11 12 9 45 -2
11 Colchester 31 12 8 11 44 6
12 Grimsby 32 12 8 12 44 0
13 Cambridge 31 12 7 12 43 3
14 Blackpool 31 10 12 9 42 12
15 Morecambe 30 12 5 13 41 -7
16 Crawley 31 11 6 14 39 -11
17 Yeovil 32 9 11 12 38 -7
18 Crewe 32 8 12 12 36 -11
19 Accrington 30 8 9 13 33 -10
20 Notts County 32 9 6 17 33 -21
21 Cheltenham 32 7 11 14 32 -10
22 Hartlepool 32 7 11 14 32 -18
23 Leyton Orient 32 8 5 19 29 -15
24 Newport 31 5 10 16 25 -15
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Leyton Orient Results (view all)

Leyton Orient Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Cheltenham Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Stevenage (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Newport County (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Grimsby Town (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Accrington Stanley (a)
Sky Bet League Two
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Doncaster Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League Two
Vital Football Comment