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The League One clash at Brisbane Road Stadium on Tuesday will see hosts Leyton Orient doing battle with Lincoln City.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Leyton Orient v Lincoln City, scroll down (inc. the best betting odds).
Leyton Orient will be hoping for a better result following the 2-3 League One loss in their previous game against Oxford United.
The only scorer from Leyton Orient was Ruel Sotiriou (64'). Rúben Rodrigues (32', 47'), Billy Bodin (45') and Fin Stevens (48' Own goal) scored for Oxford United.
Over their past 6 games, Richie Wellens's Leyton Orient have found the net a total of 7 times, with that being an average number of goals per match of 1.17.
Pre-game facts show that Leyton Orient:
- have not been beaten in the league by Lincoln City in their last 4 games.
- are winless against Lincoln City in their last 3 matches in the league.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Stevenage in League One action, Lincoln City and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Jamie Reid (68') was the scorer for Stevenage.
Over the course of 5 of the prior 6 games featuring Lincoln City, a comparatively low number of goals have been struck between them and their opposition. The overall average number of goals per game within that period comes to a meagre 2.17, with the average goals for The Red Imps being 1.33. Regardless, it remains to be seen whether such a trend shall be maintained here in this game.
Leading up to this clash, Lincoln City:
- haven't won against Leyton Orient when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- have not lost to Leyton Orient when they've played them away from home in the last 4 league games. An impressive run.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels going back to 13/09/2003, there has been little to separate the clubs with Leyton Orient winning 1 of those games, Lincoln City 1 and 4 being drawn in normal time.
A combined total of 15 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them from The O's and 8 created by The Red Imps. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
Team News: Leyton Orient
The Leyton Orient manager Richie Wellens has a full complement, with no fitness concerns whatsoever before this match thanks to a completely healthy group to choose from.
Team News: Lincoln City
From a largely healthy group of players, there is just a single fitness worry for the Lincoln City boss Tom Shaw to be concerned with. Lewis Montsma (Cruciate ligament injury) won’t be in action.
We believe that Lincoln City have the firepower to break down this Leyton Orient outfit, however it might not be as many as they’ll concede.
We can see a close game with a 2-1 victory for Leyton Orient by the conclusion of the game. Let’s see what happens here.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Brisbane Road Stadium (9,271)
Captain: Darren Pratley
Chairman: Nigel Travis
Manager: Richie Wellens
Competitions: League One position 13, EFL Trophy (Group E - South)
🔑 Star Man: Joe Pigott
Normally played in the Striker position, Joe Pigott was born in England. After having made a senior debut playing for Charlton Athletic in the 2013 - 2014 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 2 league goals in this League One 2023 - 2024 season so far in a total of 16 appearances.