Vital Football

Latest Swindon Town News

STFC vs. LOFC

Swindon Town
vs.
Leyton Orient

The County Ground

13/04/09

15:00

Swindon take on Orient in another crucial game.

Vital Quotes:

Swindon Town Team News:

Town are set to stick to the same line-up that beat Brighton & Hove Albion on Friday.

Sean Morrison is doubtful while J-P McGovern could return to the squad after recovering from injury

Player to watch: Simon Cox

The striker continues his quest to finish the season top of the league goalscoring charts.

Leyton Orient Team News:

Jason Demetriou returns after a one-match suspension.

Adam Boyd made his returned in the last match after suffering another ankle injury

Player to watch: Jason Demetriou

The 21 year old defender has enjoyed arguably his best season for Orient thus far and is returning after suspension.

Match Facts & Stats

Form

TFC: DDLLWWWLDW

OFC: LLWWWLWWDW


Last 10 Fixtures vs. Orient

26/12/08: LOFC 1-2 STFC (3rd Tier)

1/03/08: LOFC 2-1 STFC (3rd Tier)

6/11/07: STFC 1-1 LOFC (3rd Tier)

5/08/99: LOFC 1-1 STFC (League Cup)

0/08/99: STFC 0-1 LOFC (League Cup)

1/01/91: STFC 1-0 LOFC (FA Cup)

5/01/91: LOFC 1-1 STFC (FA Cup)

9/12/86: STFC 3-0 LOFC (Freight Trophy)

7/04/86: STFC 4-1 LOFC (4th Tier)

0/11/85: LOFC 1-0 STFC (4th Tier)

Played for Both Clubs

Harry Morris: A Swindon Town legend who scored 229 goals in 279 appearances in all competitions before Ted Vizard deemed that the prolific goalscorer was too old to lead the attack. He joined Clapton Orient soon after.

Martin Ling: Lingy played 150 times for Swindon Town including an impressive individual season in the Premiership before falling out of favour and joining Leyton Orient. Ling would later become a popular manager who led The O's out of the 4th Tier and relegated Oxford out of the Football League.

Adrian Whitbread played 125 league games for Orient before joining Swindon for their only season in the top flight.

Others to have played for both clubs include Craig Easton, Sam Parkin, Gary Alexander, Glenn Cockerill, Craig Maskell and Tom Jenkins

Match Prediction:

1-1

Next Fixtures:

Swindon travel to Carlisle on Saturday.


Writer:Nellup
Date:Monday April 13 2009
Time: 11:16AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Swindon
Write For Vital Swindon
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do you think Swindon Town will finish in 2016/17?
Suggested By:
Champions4%
Playoffs18%
Mid Table30%
Relegated47%
Don't Know1%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Sheff Utd 45 29 10 6 97 44
2 Bolton 45 24 11 10 83 29
3 Fleetwood 45 23 12 10 81 21
4 Scunthorpe 45 23 10 12 79 24
5 Bradford 45 20 18 7 78 19
6 Millwall 45 19 13 13 70 8
7 Southend 45 19 12 14 69 16
8 Rochdale 45 19 11 15 68 9
9 Oxford 45 19 9 17 66 11
10 Bristol Rovers 45 18 12 15 66 -1
11 Peterborough 45 17 11 17 62 3
12 MK Dons 45 15 13 17 58 -1
13 Walsall 45 14 16 15 58 -4
14 Charlton 45 13 18 14 57 4
15 Wimbledon 45 13 17 15 56 -3
16 Northampton 45 14 10 21 52 -13
17 Oldham 45 12 16 17 52 -13
18 Shrewsbury 45 13 12 20 51 -15
19 Bury 45 13 11 21 50 -11
20 Gillingham 45 12 13 20 49 -20
21 Port Vale 45 12 12 21 48 -25
R Swindon 45 11 11 23 44 -19
R Coventry 45 9 12 24 39 -29
R Chesterfield 45 9 10 26 37 -34
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Swindon Town Results (view all)

Swindon Town Fixtures (view all)

Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Charlton Athletic (a)
Sky Bet League One
Vital Football Comment