Search

Team News: Leyton Orient v Doncaster Rovers

PUBLISHED: 17:00 14 April 2015

O's boss Fabio Liverani
 (pic: Simon O'Connor)

O's boss Fabio Liverani (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Simon O'Connor Photography

Fabio Liverani expected to make a couple of changes to his team

Dean Cox celebrates his goal for 
Orient against Port Vale (pic: Simon O'Connor)Dean Cox celebrates his goal for Orient against Port Vale (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Leyton Orient are likely to be without Dean Cox again tonight as the winger is struggling with a groin injury.

He missed the 1-1 draw with Crewe Alexandra on Saturday, and it is felt this evening’s clash with Doncaster Rovers will come too soon for the 27-year-old.

O's Marvin Bartley battles with Crewe Alexandra's James Jones
 for possession
 (pic: Simon O'Connor/TGSPHOTO).O's Marvin Bartley battles with Crewe Alexandra's James Jones for possession (pic: Simon O'Connor/TGSPHOTO).

Jay Simpson was unavailable for the Railwaymen trip through injury as well, but could return to the bench.

Goalkeeper Charlie Grainger definitely won’t be involved, though, after breaking his finger in training. He will now miss the rest of the season.

Romain Vincelot and Adam Legzdins will also miss out against Donny and they are out for the foreseeable future.

Experienced stopper Gary Woods was suffering from a back injury and couldn’t feature at Crewe, if that is still troubling him tonight then 16-year-old Sam Sargeant may get a place on the bench.

Andrea Dossena and Lloyd James will be pushing for recalls and could come in for Shane Lowry and Marvin Bartley respectively, but Chris Dagnall and Darius Henderson should retain their places up front.


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.

Related articles

Latest East London Sports News

17:00

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

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.

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.

Yesterday, 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.

Yesterday, 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