PREVIEW: Scunthorpe United (H)

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The O’s welcomed the Iron The Breyer Group Stadium this Saturday, kick-off is scheduled for 1pm.

Orient drew midweek against Stevenage in a game that finished 0-0, with Lawrence Vigouroux recording his 13th clean sheet of the season.

The Iron

Scunthorpe United sit 18th in the league standings and victory against Orient would see them go a point behind the O’s. The Iron suffered a 2-0 defeat to Exeter on Tuesday night, their third defeat in their last five matches. Neil Cox’s team have picked up 7 points from their last four games on the road.

 The Official

Benjamin Speedie

 Assistant referees: Andy Bennett and Daniel Cook

Fourth Official: Lee Swabey

The ref has been involved in 23 fixtures this season, booking 69 players, sending off four and awarding four penalties.

Speedie has never officiated a Leyton Orient fixture in his career.

E10 Extra

On this week’s episode of E10 Extra: Jamie Turley, A Closer Look at our draw with Stevenage and a deep dive into Scunthorpe United.

A word from the Gaffer

Interim Manager, Jobi McAnuff, ahead of Saturday’s match.

Last Clash

Despite a promising start to the match, the O’s suffered a 2-0 loss to Scunthorpe United, earlier in the season.

 

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