The 41-year-old, who took charge of the Pilgrims in the summer, admits he doesn’t know Fletcher personally.
“I don’t know Carl personally, but I played against him over the years, and I know he did a fantastic job here as a Captain and as a Manager.”
Lowe believes Fletcher has put his ‘neck on the line.’
“Fair play, he’s putting his neck on the line. He could have stayed with Bournemouth Under-23s and had it comfortable, but he’s ventured out and I admire him for that.”
The Plymouth boss expects a warm welcome for the O’s Head Coach.
“I also admire Leyton Orient for giving a young manager an opportunity because that’s important. He can have a warm welcome but we’re here to win a game of football and he’ll be the same.”
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