The O's face Cheltenham on the opening day of the Sky Bet EFL League Two season
Leyton Orient will travel to Cheltenham Town on the opening day of the 2016-17 Sky Bet League Two after the full fixture list was announced this morning
The O's will open up against Gary Johnson’s side on August 6, who returned to the Football League at the first time of asking having won promotion from the National League as champions last term
Andy Hessenthaler’s side will then open their home league campaign with an encounter against Newport County on August 13, with the EFL Cup First Round sandwiched between the two opening league fixtures.
Over the Christmas and New Year period, Hessenthaler will see his side host Crawley Town on Boxing Day, a repeat of the 2014-15 fixture which saw the O’s emerge as 4-1 victors, before hosting Cambridge United on December 31, and then making the trip to Exeter City on January 2.
The final day of the 2016-17 season, which takes place on May 6, will see the O’s travel to Blackpool.
For the full fixture list, click here.
All fixtures are subject to change