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Leyton Orient host visiting club Walsall at The Breyer Group Stadium in this League Two tie on Monday.
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Leyton Orient are hoping to win again after their last result, the 0-2 League Two triumph vs Mansfield Town.
The only scorer from Leyton Orient was Danny Johnson (5', 77').
Their latest results show that there has been much resilience in the Leyton Orient backline. The O's have given the opposition little, seeing the tally of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper during their past 6 outings standing at 2.
Pre-game facts show that Leyton Orient:
- haven't beaten Walsall in their previous 2 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 league matches at home.
Previously, Walsall drew 0-0 in the League Two match with Harrogate Town.
It has become apparent that Walsall have failed to get amongst the goals over their previous six clashes, recording the unsatisfactory return of only 3. In those fixtures, The Saddlers have also seen the overall goal tally of their opponents equal 5. Nonetheless, we will just have to wait and see whether that pattern might be maintained in this next game.
Taking a look at their past results, Walsall:
- haven't beaten Leyton Orient when they've played them away from home in the last 7 league games. Not good.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 7 league games.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head duels stretching back to 22/03/2014, neither club has come out on top overall with Leyton Orient winning 2 of those games, Walsall 2 and 2 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
In all, 12 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 from The O's and 5 coming from The Saddlers. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
The previous league clash between these clubs was League Two match day 3 on 13/10/2020 when it ended Walsall 2-1 Leyton Orient.
The referee was Chris Pollard.
Team News: Leyton Orient
Leyton Orient boss Jobi McAnuff doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Walsall
Owing to a completely healthy group available for selection, Walsall boss Brian Dutton does not have any fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
We feel that over the course of the game, Walsall may well find it hard to score goals against this Leyton Orient outfit who should gain the upper hand.
Our tip is therefore for a hard-fought 1-0 victory for Leyton Orient when all is said and done.
Let’s see how this one goes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Breyer Group Stadium (9,271)
Captain: Jobi McAnuff
Chairman: Nigel Travis
Manager: Jobi McAnuff
Competitions: League Two position 9
🔑 Key Player: James Brophy
Usually played in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, James Brophy was born in England. After having made a senior debut playing for Swindon Town in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Midfielder has managed to score 2 league goals in the League Two 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 35 appearances.