PREVIEW: Tranmere Rovers (H)

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LEYTON ORIENT WILL LOOK TO END A SIX MATCH RUN WITHOUT A WIN AGAINST TRANMERE ROVERS. THE game IS scheduled TO KICK-OFF AT 3PM.

The O’s welcome an inform Rovers to The Breyer Group Stadium, this Saturday.

Callum Cooke’s late penalty meant it was defeat for Orient on Tuesday night, against the Bantams, Bradford City.

TRANMERE

Keith Hill’s team sit 5th in the league standings, with 48 points. James Vaughan’s brace against Carlisle helped his team secure an impressive 3-2 victory away from home.

Tranmere travel well, and are unbeaten in their last four trips on the road.

THE OFFICIALS

ANTONY COGGINS

Assistant referees: Andrew Aylott and Garry Maskell

Fourth Official: Will Finnie

Assistant referees: Andrew Aylott and Garry Maskell

Fourth Official: Will Finnie

Coggins last officiated an O’s game back in 2019, when Plymouth beat Orient 2-0 in the Carabao Cup.

This season, Coggins has refereed 19 fixtures: booking 52 players sending off four and awarding three penalties.

E10 EXTRA

On this week’s episode of the E10 Extra: we speak to midfielder Nick Freeman, take a look back at our defeat to Bradford, preview Tranmere and chat to Peter Allen and Peter Kitchen about two memorable victories against Chelsea in the 70’s.

A WORD FROM THE BOSS

Head Coach Ross Embleton looks ahead to Saturday’s match:

LAST CLASH

Watch the highlights from Orient’s 1-0 win against Tranmere, back in October:

HOW TO FOLLOW

If you want to keep up to date with the action from The Breyer Group Stadium, Orient TV Passes are now available on the club website.

Orient Live is the new and only way to watch the O’s both home and away, with our new streaming service providing insight and analysis prior to kick-off, at half-time and following the final whistle.

To buy, click here.

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