O’s are beaten by Forest Green

Forest Green Rovers v Leyton Orient – Carabao Cup first-round – The New Lawn – Report

Forest Green Rovers 2-0 Leyton Orient

Leyton Orient’s Carabao Cup campaign came to a swift conclusion at newly-promoted Sky Bet League One side, Forest Green Rovers.

Armani Little netted midway through the first half, then repeated the dose five minutes after the restart to send the East Londoners tumbling at the first hurdle.

Leyton Orient return to Sky Bet League Two action on Saturday, August 13 when Mansfield Town visit Brisbane Road (3pm).

Forest Green Rovers: McGee, Bernard, Casey, Cargill, O’Keeffe (Jones 70′), Davis, Hendry, Little, McAllister (Robertson 70′), March (Stevenson 61′), Brown (Bunker 77′) Subs not used: Matt, Thomas, Bennett

Leyton Orient: Vigouroux, James (Wood 69′), Beckles, Thompson, Sweeney, Ogie, Obiero, Moncur (Pratley 57′), Smyth (Archibald 58′), Smith (Kelman 58′), Georgiou (Brown 69′) Subs not used: Sargeant, Fish, Tanga, Hunt

Referee: James Oldham
Assistants: Kevin Howick and Daniel Flynn
Fourth Official: Dale Wootton

Brian Jeeves

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