PREVIEW: MANSFIELD TOWN (A)

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LEYTON ORIENT FACE MANSFIELD TOWN THIS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. KICK-OFF IS SCHEDULED FOR 3PM.

The O’s come into the game in fine form, unbeaten in five matches, winning the last three. Last time out, Orient beat Oldham 2-1 at The Breyer Group Stadium.

Conor Wilkinson and Dan Kemp both scored in the first-half to give their team a healthy lead.

 The Stags

Mansfield currently sit 19th in the league table and are without a win in five matches.

Last Saturday, Nigel Clough’s team picked up a point against Tranmere Rovers. Kaiyne Woolery’s goal was cancelled out by Tranmere’s Stephen Quinn.

The Officials

Bobby Madley
Ivan Stankovic and Conor Brown

Fourth Official: Andrew Hendley

Madley last officiated an O’s fixture back in 2014. The Orient lost 1-0 to Brentford that day.

This season, the referee has taken charge of 27 games, booking 87 players, sending off four and awarding ten penalties.

E10 Extra

 On this week’s episode of E10 Extra: Jayden Sweeney v Hector Kyprianou Hot O’s Challenge, a sneak into training and Tunji Akinola!

Last Clash

Earlier in the season, The O’s fought from two goals down to snatch a late point at The Breyer Group Stadium.

How to follow

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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.

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