Search

Team News: Luton Town v Leyton Orient

16:30 20 October 2015

Leyton Orient's Blair Turgott shows his frustration (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Leyton Orient's Blair Turgott shows his frustration (pic: Simon O'Connor)

07958 573219 simon.oconnor@virgin.net

Jack Payne likely to start at Kenilworth Road with Blair Turgott dropping to the bench

Leyton Orient boss Ian Hendon is expected to restore Jack Payne to the starting line-up after his excellent display off the substitutes bench on Saturday against Oxford United.

The O’s were losing 2-0 at Brisbane Road when the Peterborough United loanee and Ollie Palmer were introduced at half time.

It was an inspired decision as they pair would play a huge part in helping the east Londoners salvage a 2-2 draw with the Yellows.

Payne should have done enough to start against Luton Town tonight and Blair Turgott is expected to drop to the bench.

He failed to make the most of his opportunity against Oxford and Hendon may ditch the 4-4-2 in favour of three in midfield with Dean Cox just behind the forwards.

John Marquis is expected to retain his starting position despite Palmer’s excellent impact on Saturday whilst the back four will be unchanged.

Orient will be boosted on the bench by the return of former Millwall defender Alan Dunne after he served his one-match ban and he will sit alongside the weekend hero Scott Kashket.

After equalising against Oxford with his first professional goal, the 19-year-old can potentially expect more minutes in the coming weeks.

Related articles

Latest East London Sports News

16:00
Frank Buglioni will defend his British light-heavyweight belt against Ricky Summers on March 4 at The O2 (pic: Peter Byrne/PA Images)

Former Repton man will defender British title at The O2 on March 4

Notts County boss Kevin Nolan embraces Leyton Orient's Michael Collins after Saturday's match (pic: Simon O'Connor).

34-year-old delighted with response of his players after O’s equalised on Saturday and had Brisbane Road rocking

12:00
Wapping's Oliver Cooper in action against Cambridge City (pic Iain McAuslan)

Club facing battle for National League survival

10:00
Leyton Orient's stand-in captain Paul McCallum heads past Notts County goalkeeper Adam Collin (pic: Simon O'Connor).

George Sessions provides player ratings following the 3-2 defeat at home to Notts County in League Two on Saturday

08:00
East London go on the attack (pic Tim Edwards)

East London 46 Ely 20

Yesterday, 22:32
London Raiders forward JJ Pitchley on the attack against Chelmsford (pic John Scott)

Forward reflects on win in Streatham, after loss to Chelmsford

Yesterday, 17:00
A Sporting Bengal United player clears a Barking shot off the line during Saturday's match (pic: Terry Gilbert).

The Mile End Stadium outfit lost an eight-goal thriller 5-3 on Saturday, but gave title hopefuls a scare

Yesterday, 14:02
Leyton Orient manager Danny Webb claps the travelling support at Yeovil Town (pic: Simon O'Connor).

Ex-West Ham United forward scored for O’s on Saturday and captained the team despite having a knee injury

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Are you in need of a new kitchen? Try our competition and you could win a brand new one!

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.

MyOffers H&M Competition

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