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Leyton Orient 3-1 Notts County

Sammy Moore (left) celebrates his second goal
Sammy Moore joined Leyton Orient from AFC Wimbledon in the summer

Sammy Moore bagged a brace to help Leyton Orient to third in League Two with victory over Notts County.

Moore stabbed the ball past goalkeeper Scott Loach to put Orient in front with his first goal for the club.

Jon Stead levelled after the break, steering home at the back post just 21 seconds after the restart.

Jay Simpson restored Orient's lead, pouncing on the rebound after Sean Clohessy's shot was saved before Moore added a third from 30 yards.

Leyton Orient manager Ian Hendon told BBC London 94.9:

"It was tough. That wasn't an easy game at all. "But I was really pleased with how we battled.

"They were big and strong, they made seven changes from their team on Tuesday evening.

"That just goes to show how big a squad they've got and what a good squad they've got."

Line-ups

Leyton Orient

  • 1Cisak
  • 2Clohessy
  • 6Baudry
  • 4Essam
  • 20Chicksen
  • 12PayneSubstituted forTurgottat 60'minutes
  • 18Pritchard
  • 14Moore
  • 7Cox
  • 9Palmer
  • 27SimpsonSubstituted forDunneat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Shaw
  • 5Dunne
  • 8James
  • 17Turgott
  • 19Kashket
  • 21Grainger
  • 23Moncur

Notts County

  • 13Loach
  • 28Swerts
  • 32Sprockel
  • 31Audel
  • 44SheehanSubstituted forCampbellat 43'minutes
  • 30Stead
  • 4SmithBooked at 71mins
  • 15Thompson
  • 27JennerSubstituted forHewittat 74'minutes
  • 9SpencerSubstituted forMcLeodat 45'minutes
  • 20Barmby

Substitutes

  • 1Carroll
  • 16Noble
  • 18Hewitt
  • 24Campbell
  • 26Burke
  • 35Edwards
  • 39McLeod
Referee:
Darren England
Attendance:
5,193

Match Stats

Home TeamLeyton OrientAway TeamNotts County
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home19
Away7
Shots on Target
Home8
Away2
Corners
Home5
Away3
Fouls
Home12
Away10

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Leyton Orient 3, Notts County 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Leyton Orient 3, Notts County 1.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Civard Sprockel (Notts County) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high.

  4. Post update

    Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Dean Cox.

  5. Post update

    Ollie Palmer (Leyton Orient) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Alan Smith (Notts County).

  7. Post update

    Foul by Dean Cox (Leyton Orient).

  8. Post update

    Alan Smith (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Post update

    Blair Turgott (Leyton Orient) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Izale McLeod (Notts County).

  11. Substitution

    Substitution, Leyton Orient. Alan Dunne replaces Jay Simpson.

  12. Post update

    Mathieu Baudry (Leyton Orient) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Adam Campbell (Notts County).

  14. Goal!

    Goal! Leyton Orient 3, Notts County 1. Sammy Moore (Leyton Orient) right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Dean Cox.

  15. Goal!

    Goal! Leyton Orient 2, Notts County 1. Jay Simpson (Leyton Orient) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.

  16. Post update

    Blair Turgott (Leyton Orient) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Elliott Hewitt (Notts County).

  18. Post update

    Attempt saved. Ollie Palmer (Leyton Orient) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  19. Post update

    Attempt missed. Izale McLeod (Notts County) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Notts County. Elliott Hewitt replaces Julian Jenner.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Plymouth11722189923
2Wycombe11632168821
3Leyton Orient116322013721
4Portsmouth115511710720
5Oxford Utd11551169720
6Mansfield11542179819
7Accrington115421510519
8Carlisle115422019119
9Northampton115331613318
10Luton115242115617
11Exeter115241616017
12Bristol Rovers115151412216
13Wimbledon114431313016
14Morecambe114252021-114
15Cambridge113531415-114
16Notts County114251619-314
17Hartlepool114161117-613
18York112451316-310
19Barnet113171320-710
20Stevenage112361118-79
21Crawley112361017-79
22Yeovil112271118-78
23Dag & Red111461221-97
24Newport11137719-126
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