Search

Orient hope for Hedges

PUBLISHED: 08:00 13 March 2015

Ryan Hedges scores for Orient at 
Walsall as Chris Dagnall looks on (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Ryan Hedges scores for Orient at Walsall as Chris Dagnall looks on (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Simon O'Connor Photography

Midfielder could return for crunch clash

O's Ryan Hedges celebrates his goal at 
Walsall (pic: Simon O'Connor)O's Ryan Hedges celebrates his goal at Walsall (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Leyton Orient hope to have on loan midfielder Ryan Hedges back in their matchday squad for the crunch League One clash with bottom club Yeovil this weekend.

Hedges missed last weekend’s 1-0 defeat at Peterborough with a thigh strain, having netted his first goal for O’s in their 2-0 win at Walsall and then impressed in the 3-1 loss to leaders Bristol City.

But the 19-year-old, on loan at Brisbane Road from Premier League outfit Swansea, was back in training on Thursday and expected to take part in a full session today ahead of the clash with the Glovers.

Australian defender Shane Lowry is set to miss out again with his ankle injury, but boss Fabio Liverani has every other member of his squad available for selection, apart from long-term injury victims Adam Legzdins (shoulder) and Romain Vincelot.

French midfielder Vincelot suffered medial knee ligament damage against Posh and has been ruled out for the rest of the season, with Orient battling for survival.

The 29-year-old met a specialist this week to discuss surgery and treatment options.

Lloyd James has resumed training again, following his recovery from a broken leg, but remains a few weeks off from a return to first-team action.

Latest East London Sports News

40 minutes ago

Olympian will fight again on April 15 after KO win in first fight

33-year-old auctioned his goal-scoring boots and O’s fan Stuart Minchin bid £300

12:00

Former Lansbury amateur in super-lightweight ranks

O’s manager calls for change at Brisbane Road and wants to create a culture of hard work in E10 if given the chance

Yesterday, 20:49

Oxford City Stars 1 London Raiders 7 (Raiders win 11-3 aggregate)

Yesterday, 15:26

London Lions 86 Cheshire Phoenix 87

Yesterday, 13:26

Haringey Racers 4 Lee Valley Lions 6

Yesterday, 09:08

Sporting Bengal 0 Takeley 2; Southend Manor 3 Tower Hamlets 2

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now