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Orient boss Russell Slade was angry with a number of refereeing decisions. Simon O'Connor

Top of the South Stand: Why Leyton Orient’s season is over before the play-offs begin

Our Leyton Orient blogger is not confident about the O’s play-off chances

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Chris Dagnall netted for Orient at Crawley (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Loss ends Orient’s automatic hopes

League One: Crawley 2 Leyton Orient 1

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How this weekend's engineering works affect London's football matches

Easter Weekend: How London’s football will be affected by travel disruption

The Easter weekend is one packed full of football but, as usual, there are disruptions on the London Underground.

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Cox finds the back of the net from distance against Gillingham from distance. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Dean Cox: Champneys break did Orient the world of good

Orient’s Dean Cox claims a squad relaxation break to Champneys health spa has done the players the world of good.

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Leyton Orient have the most long-suffering fans in London. Getty

Orient fans most long-suffering in London

Orient fans are the most long-suffering in London according to a new study.

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Dean Cox celebrates his stunning strike with a ball boy. All pics by Simon O'Connor

PICTURE GALLERY: Orient thrash Gillingham with devastating display

Orient returned to form with a devastating display of attacking football against Gillingham at Brisbane Road.

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Striker David Mooney celebrates hitting the 20 goal mark for Orient. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Record-breaking Mooney targets successful end to Orient season

David Mooney’s double ensured he became the first Orient player in 16 years to hit 20 goals in a season.

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Rapper Redzz with Shaun Batt at Brisbane Road

World Cup song proves a hit at Orient’s Brisbane Road ground

Leytonstone rapper Redzz has recorded a World Cup song at Leyton Orient’s Brisbane Road stadium.

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Mathieu Baudry celebrates his equaliser against Wolves in the reverse game at Molineux. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Orient clash with Wolves sold out

Leyton Orient’s Easter Monday clash with Wolves is sold out.

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Orient manager Russell Slade. Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Return to form delights Slade as Orient thrash Gillingham

Orient’s first half annihilation of Gillingham was up there with anything they have produced this season, said manager Russell Slade.

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Marvin Bartley celebrates after equalising at Gillingham in December. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Preview: Leyton Orient v Gillingham

Yohann Lasimant’s late, late winner at Gillingham on Boxing Day maintained Leyton Orient’s position at the head of League One.

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Jake Burgess will sign a professional contract at Leyton Orient in June

Teenager Jake Burgess wins Leyton Orient contract

Teenager Jake Burgess has won a contract at Leyton Orient after beating off more than 5,700 other hopefuls in the Samsung Win A Pro Contract competition.

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Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain attempts to block Andros Townsend's cross at White Hart Lane

FA to impose blanket betting ban after Spurs, Newcastle and Palace stars sanctioned

Participants in the top eight tiers of English football could be subject to a worldwide betting ban from next season.

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Scott Cuthbert challenges for a header. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Scott Cuthbert: Orient play-off experience can prove the difference

Scott Cuthbert is one of a number of players in Orient’s squad with play-off experience.

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John Lundstram swings in a cross during Orient's draw at Sheffield United. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Emotional day awaits Orient Scouse loanee Lundstram

As a proud Scouser, Saturday is bound to be an emotional day for Orient loanee John Lundstram.

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Dean Cox slots under Mark Howard to give Orient the lead. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Cox upbeat after Orient held at Blades

Orient will keep chasing their automatic promotion dream as long as it’s mathematically possible.

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Orient manager Russell Slade, Pic by Simon O'Connor

Slade explains change in Orient’s tactics and bemoans individual errors in Sheffield United draw

There was a change in formation as Kevin Lisbie ploughed a lone furrow in Orient’s 1-1 draw at Sheffield United.

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Orient manager Russell Slade. Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Leyton Orient denied vital win at Sheffield United

League One: Sheffield United 1 Leyton Orient 1

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Dean Cox smashes in Orient's equaliser against Sheffield United. Simon O'Connor

Orient automatic hopes hang by a thread as they head to razor sharp Blades

Leyton Orient can ill afford anymore slip ups if they are to keep their slim automatic promotion chances alive.

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Dean Cox made his 200th appearance last week. Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO

Double centurion Cox puts Orient season into perspective

One of Orient’s longest-serving players called for perspective as they virtually guaranteed a play-off place despite defeat to Bradford.

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Jamie Jones on his return to the Orient first team. Simon O'Connor

Orient keeper Jones relishes long road to recovery

It’s been a long road to recovery for Orient goalkeeper Jamie Jones.

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Orient manager Russell Slade. Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Slade looks resigned to play-offs as poor Orient run continues

Orient manager Russell Slade admitted it might be the play-offs for the first time this season in the wake of yesterday’s defeat by Bradford.

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McLean dents Orient promotion prospects

League One: Leyton Orient 0 Bradford City 1

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Lloyd James celebrates his brilliant opener against Bradford but Nahki Wells denied them all three points. Pic by Simon O'Connor

Orient v Bradford preview: O’s look to reignite automatic prospects

With each dispiriting result the next match becomes all the more important if Leyton Orient are to keep their automatic promotion dream alive in League One.

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Jack Sherratt is joining Stalybridge Celtic on loan. Pic by Peter Powell

Orient’s Sherratt heads on loan to Stalybridge Celtic

Orient midfielder Jack Sherratt has joined Stalybridge Celtic on loan until April 26.

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