Search

Leyton Orient confirm ex-Fulham man Martin Brennan as their new goalkeeping coach

PUBLISHED: 16:06 15 June 2016

Leyton Orient's badge outside Brisbane Road (pic: Play With A Legend).

Leyton Orient's badge outside Brisbane Road (pic: Play With A Legend).

Mathew Parri Thomas 2016

33-year-old takes over from Italian Rob Gagliardi

Leyton Orient have announced former Fulham employee Martin Brennan as their new goalkeeping coach, replacing head of recruitment Rob Gagliardi in the role.

Brennan takes over on July 1 from the Italian, who combined his coaching duties with his recruitment role after Lee Harrison left the club by mutual consent in March.

The 33-year-old started his youth career with the O’s and has penned a one-year deal to return to the club as part of their coaching staff.

“I am very excited to be back at the club for a third time and to get started. I was here from the ages of 9 to 13 and then I came back to coach when the Academy was the Centre of Excellence,” he told the club’s website.

“It is always as club that I have looked out for result wise as well as living in the area and it is a Club my dad took me to as a kid as well so I have always had a soft spot for the club.”


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East London Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Latest East London Sports News

Yesterday, 17:00

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton has explained the reasons behind the Port Vale match being swapped to an earlier kick-off.

Yesterday, 12:00

Leyton Orient defender Dan Happe insists it’s a rare occasion for him to find the back of the net but was more focused on the clean sheet and picking up the win.

Yesterday, 09:30

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton heaps praise on young defender Dan Happe as he netted the winner in their 1-0 victory over Bradford City.

Tue, 12:00

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton is hoping to be able to stick with a similar line-up for the Bradford City clash on the back of a 3-0 win over Harrogate Town.

Tue, 10:00

West Ham United fan and budding journalist Kwame Boakye is now starting to believe that the Hammers can enjoy a successful season in the Premier League.

Mon, 16:31

Spectators are set to return to sports venues next month as coronavirus restrictions are eased in areas with lower infection rates.

Mon, 12:00

London Lions became the first team to qualify for the quarter-finals of the BBL Cup beating the Leicester Riders in fine fashion, 98-89 at the Copper Box.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Let’s get physical! One of the dangers of lockdown is to be lulled into laziness, watching too many box sets, and eating and drinking too much, but there is no excuse to not start exercising to get fit and stay healthy.

UK Government Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced extra measures to support workers and businesses throughout winter, including a furlough scheme extension paying 80 per cent of staff wages.

The way the UK does business with Europe changes from January 1, heralding a new start. All companies that trade with the EU need to act now to make sure they are set to go.

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

Latest from the East London Advertiser