HARROGATE. Leyton Orient had a surprising win over Harrogate Town with a 2-0 win with a goal from P. Smyth (7′) and a penalty scored by G. Moncur (24′).
The match was played at the CNG Stadium stadium in Harrogate on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Ben Speedie with the assistance of Gary Hilton and Stephen Wade. The 4th official was Darren Williams. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.7 degrees Celsius or 51.33 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 87%.
None of the teams was particularly dominant in terms of ball possession. Harrogate Town was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Leyton Orient that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.
Attitude and shots
Harrogate Town was more aggressive with 50 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 0 were on target. Anyhow, Leyton Orient succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Harrogate Town shot 16 times, 0 on target, 16 off target. Regarding the opposition, Leyton Orient shot 17 times, 7 on target, 10 off target.
Harrogate Town received 2 yellow cards (J. Headley and J. Austerfield). Talking about the opposition, Leyton Orient didn’t receive any yellow card.
After this encounter, Harrogate Town will stay with 13 points like Gillingham to remain in the 21st place. On the other side, Leyton Orient will have 42 points to hold in the 1st place.
In the next match in the League Two, Harrogate Town will host Walsall on the 18th of April with a 1-1 head to head statistic.
Leyton Orient will play away agasint Gillingham on the 18th of April with a 6-5 head to head in favor of Leyton Orient (4 draws).
Harrogate Town – Formation
Harrogate Town adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Simon Weaver decided to play with the following team: Pete Jameson, Joe Mattock, Kayne Ramsey, Warren Matthew Burrell, Josh Falkingham, Alexander Pattison, Matty Daly, Jaheim Headley, Jack Muldoon, Luke Armstrong and Daniel Grant.
The home team had on the bench: Josh Austerfield, Samuel Folarin, Tyler Jayden Frost, Rory McArdle, Harvey Giles, Miles Welch-Hayes and Josh Coley.
Harrogate Town made 2 changes: J. Muldoon for S. Folarin (75′) and J. Falkingham for J. Austerfield (81′).
Leyton Orient – Formation
Also Leyton Orient adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Richard Wellens played with: Lawrence Vigouroux, Omar Beckles, Rob Hunt, Daniel Happe, Idris El Mizouni, Darren Pratley, George Moncur, Theodore Archibald, Jordan Brown, Paul Smyth and Charlie Kelman.
These were the players on the bench: Jayden Sweeney, Jayden Wareham, Shadrach Ogie, Aaron Drinan, Sam Sargeant and Stephen Winston Duke-McKenna.
Leyton Orient made 3 changes: C. Kelman for A. Drinan (73′), R. Hunt for J. Sweeney (77′) and P. Smyth for S. Duke-McKenna (87′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League Two.
- Swindon Town – Tranmere Rovers – 1-1
- Sutton United – Bradford City – 0-2
- Newport County – Stockport County – 1-2
- Gillingham – Northampton Town – 0-2
- Stevenage – Hartlepool United – 1-0
- Salford City – AFC Wimbledon – 0-0
- Rochdale – Mansfield Town – 0-1
- Harrogate Town – Leyton Orient – 0-2
- Grimsby Town – Doncaster Rovers – 1-3
- Crewe Alexandra – Colchester United – 1-0
- Crawley Town – Barrow – 1-0
- Carlisle United – Walsall – 0-0