James again for unbeaten O’s

Crawley Town v Leyton Orient – Sky Bet League Two – Broadfield Stadium – Report

Crawley Town 0-1 Leyton Orient

Tom James scored his second goal in as many matches to secure Leyton Orient a second-successive Sky Bet League Two victory of the season.

James fired home from outside the box five minutes after the restart to secure the three points against a Crawley Town side that had enjoyed plenty of the ball but without providing much of a threat.

Leyton Orient now turn their attention to the Carabao Cup where they will face Forest Green Rovers at the New Lawn on Tuesday, August 9 (7:45pm). The O’s return to Sky Bet League Two action on Saturday 13 when they host Mansfield Town at Brisbane Road (3pm).

Crawley Town: Addai, Francomb, Conroy, Omole (Ogungbo 54′), Johnson, Jenks, Balagizi, Tilley, Hessenthaler (Nadesan 64′), Telford, Nichols (Appiah 67′) Subs not used: Powell, Francillette, Greensall

Leyton Orient: Vigouroux, James, Happe, Beckles, Hunt, Clay, Pratley, Moncur, Kelman (Smith 64′), Sotiriou (Smyth 52′), Archibald (Ogie 80′) Subs not used: Sargeant, Thompson, Georgiou, Sweeney

Referee: Sam Purkiss
Assistants: James Vallance and Conor Farrell
Fourth Official: Kirsty Dowle

Brian Jeeves

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