FM Preview: Leyton Orient v Crewe Alexandra 12 Jan 2013

Last updated : 11 January 2013 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Leyton Orient v Crewe Alexandra fixture

Crewe Alexandra pack their bags to visit Leyton Orient at Brisbane Road on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 11 games played, Railwaymen have recorded 3 wins, and Leyton Orient have come away with 4 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Brisbane Road was more than three years back, in February 2009, the O's carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 22 Sep Crewe Alex. 1 - 1 Leyton Orient League One
2008/2009 Sat 14 Feb Leyton Orient 1-0 Crewe Alex. League One
2008/2009 Sat 15 Nov Crewe Alex. 0 - 2 Leyton Orient League One
2007/2008 Tue 12 Feb Leyton Orient 0 - 1 Crewe Alex. League One
2007/2008 Sat 25 Aug Crewe Alex. 0 - 2 Leyton Orient League One
2006/2007 Sat 27 Jan Crewe Alex. 0 - 4 Leyton Orient League One
2006/2007 Sat 23 Dec Leyton Orient 1 - 1 Crewe Alex. League One

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Recent respective form guides

Leyton Orient are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.

The Railwaymen have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Railwaymen, and 4 goals against.

Leyton Orient find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 34 points from their 24 matches.

Crewe Alexandra's 39 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Leyton Orient 6 3 1 2 7 8 10
Crewe Alexandra 6 4 0 2 9 6 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Crewe Alexandra are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Leyton Orient. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Leyton Orient 16 games since last home draw.
Crewe Alexandra 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

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