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Leyton Orient 3-0 Yeovil Town

Leyton Orient recorded their second 3-0 win in three home games but still stay in the League One relegation zone.

Chris Dagnall and wingers Ryan Hedges and Jobi McAnuff were all on target at Brisbane Road against the bottom club.

The O's led inside two minutes when top scorer Dagnall drilled low into the left-hand corner for the striker's 10th league goal of the season.

Hedges doubled that lead five minutes later before Darius Henderson set up McAnuff for the third on the hour.

Orient, in 21st, trail Coventry City by two points, while Yeovil are now seven points adrift of safety.

Leyton Orient striker Chris Dagnall told BBC London 94.9:

"I've got three goals in four now and I'm really enjoying it, I'm really enjoying the way we're playing. It was a really important victory today and I look forward to Tuesday.

"In the first 20-30 minutes we got chance after chance, we put two away and we're a little bit disappointed we didn't put a couple more at half-time but we picked ourselves up in the second half and got the third goal."

On relegation danger: "Coventry won away and that happens so we've got to concentrate on ourselves, keep winning, keep picking up three points and this time next week we'll have a better idea."

"Times have changed [since last year] and we're in a dog fight, we've got to get ourselves out of it and look forward to next season."

Line-ups

Leyton Orient

  • 40Cisak
  • 26O'Neill
  • 5Cuthbert
  • 6Baudry
  • 32Dossena
  • 17Wright
  • 20BartleySubstituted forPritchardat 70'minutes
  • 11McAnuffBooked at 42mins
  • 23Dagnall
  • 24HendersonSubstituted forMooneyat 59'minutesBooked at 89mins
  • 34HedgesBooked at 55minsSubstituted forSimpsonat 75'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Sawyer
  • 7Cox
  • 10Mooney
  • 15Clarke
  • 18Pritchard
  • 27Simpson
  • 33Woods

Yeovil

  • 21Loach
  • 32Shephard
  • 3Smith
  • 27Webster
  • 35KingsleyBooked at 85mins
  • 31MorganSubstituted forHayterat 31'minutes
  • 4Edwards
  • 30SheehanSubstituted forBerrettat 56'minutes
  • 17GrantSubstituted forLeitch-Smithat 72'minutes
  • 11Foley
  • 25Ugwu

Substitutes

  • 8Berrett
  • 9Hayter
  • 10Leitch-Smith
  • 12Krysiak
  • 13Moore
  • 15Ofori-Twumasi
  • 24Eastmond
Referee:
Andy D'Urso
Attendance:
5,117

Match Stats

Home TeamLeyton OrientAway TeamYeovil
Possession
Home58%
Away42%
Shots
Home10
Away7
Shots on Target
Home5
Away1
Corners
Home6
Away4
Fouls
Home13
Away6

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Leyton Orient 3, Yeovil Town 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Leyton Orient 3, Yeovil Town 0.

  3. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Josh Wright.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Leyton Orient. Conceded by Byron Webster.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Alex Cisak.

  6. Booking

    David Mooney (Leyton Orient) is shown the yellow card.

  7. Post update

    Foul by David Mooney (Leyton Orient).

  8. Post update

    Stephen Kingsley (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Post update

    Attempt missed. Joe Edwards (Yeovil Town) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

  10. Booking

    Stephen Kingsley (Yeovil Town) is shown the yellow card.

  11. Post update

    Jobi McAnuff (Leyton Orient) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Stephen Kingsley (Yeovil Town).

  13. Post update

    Foul by Chris Dagnall (Leyton Orient).

  14. Post update

    Liam Shephard (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  15. Post update

    Corner, Yeovil Town. Conceded by Scott Cuthbert.

  16. Post update

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  17. Post update

    Mathieu Baudry went off injured after Leyton Orient had used all subs.

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Leyton Orient. Jay Simpson replaces Ryan Hedges.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Luke O'Neill (Leyton Orient).

  20. Post update

    James Berrett (Yeovil Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bristol City37248570323880
2Preston35209660312969
3Swindon36207963382567
4MK Dons36189969383163
5Sheff Utd35159114942754
6Barnsley36165155049153
7Peterborough36165154544153
8Fleetwood36149133739-251
9Bradford351311114440450
10Doncaster361311124445-150
11Chesterfield35139135148348
12Port Vale36146164549-448
13Rochdale341451558451347
14Gillingham361211135051-147
15Oldham351210134453-946
16Walsall361112133540-545
17Scunthorpe351110144753-643
18Notts County35119153544-942
19Crewe36126183564-2942
20Coventry36913144051-1140
21Leyton Orient35108174752-538
22Crawley36910173962-2337
23Colchester3697204261-1934
24Yeovil3789202856-2833
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