REACTION: Hessenthaler - 'It was a good response from the boys'

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Orient’s Andy Hessenthaler was pleased to end the week with a welcome three points against local rivals Dagenham & Redbridge.

A double from Jay Simpson gave the O’s a f2-0 lead at the break but Jamie Cureton and Clevid Dikamona scored twice within a minute to level things up.

However, Armand Gnanduillet sealed the win for the hosts and they remain two points outside the Play-Off places going into the final four games of the season.

Hessenthaler was also disappointed with the manner of the two goals conceded, but hopes they can build on the victory, with Plymouth Argyle to face at home on Tuesday.

In the Orient Player interview, he also praises the U18s 2-0 win over AFC Wimbledon, which sealed the Merit League 1 title for the youngsters.