LONDON. Tranmere Rovers prevails over Leyton Orient 1-0 after K. Hemmings scored just 1 goal (37′). Leyton Orient was decisively superior in terms of ball possession (64%).
The match was played at the The Breyer Group Stadium stadium in London on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Seb Stockbridge assisted by Declan O’Shea and Andrew Bennett. The 4th official was Alan Young. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 18.1 degrees Celsius or 64.58 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 68%.
Leyton Orient had a superior ball possession 64% while Tranmere Rovers was struggling with a 36% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Leyton Orient was more pushing with 41 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 3 were on target. Notwithstanding, Tranmere Rovers was capable to find the solution to win this match.
Leyton Orient shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Tranmere Rovers shot 9 times, 1 on target, 8 off target.
Leyton Orient received 1 yellow card (T. Archibald). Talking about the opposition, Tranmere Rovers received 4 yellow cards (L. O’Connor, T. Davies, K. Hemmings and L. Warrington).
After playing this match, Leyton Orient will stay with 58 points like Bradford City to hold in the 13th place. On the opposite side, Tranmere Rovers will have 75 points to remain in the 9th place.
Leyton Orient – Formation
Leyton Orient started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Richard Wellens decided to play with the following team: .
Leyton Orient made 3 changes: T. James for H. Smith (56′), P. Smyth for R. Sotiriou (66′) and D. Pratley for A. Mitchell (66′).
Tranmere Rovers – Formation
Tranmere Rovers started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Micky Mellon played with: .
Tranmere Rovers could not rely on the presence of C. McManaman (injured).
Tranmere Rovers made 3 changes: J. Hawkes for C. McManaman (66′), L. O’Connor for J. Spearing (70′) and E. Nevitt for S. Foley (87′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League Two.
- Hartlepool United – Colchester United – 0-2
- Walsall – Swindon Town – 0-3
- Stevenage – Salford City – 4-2
- Mansfield Town – Forest Green Rovers – 2-2
- Leyton Orient – Tranmere Rovers – 0-1
- Harrogate Town – Sutton United – 0-2
- Exeter City – Port Vale – 0-1
- Bristol Rovers – Scunthorpe United – 7-0
- Oldham Athletic – Crawley Town – 3-3
- Newport County – Rochdale – 0-2
- Bradford City – Carlisle United – 2-0
- Barrow – Northampton Town – 1-3