And Now The Third Meeting This Season Between City And Orient

21 October 2013 12:18
City V Orient Head To Head

Tuesday's League One game will be the 43rd meeting between Coventry City and Leyton Orient. 

In those 42 league and cup matches between the two sides, Coventry have won eighteen with thirteen draws including the recent Johnstones Paint Trophy Second Round game which finished 0-0. City have scored 70 goals to the O's 50. 

Of the twenty matches played in Coventry, City have won twelve and drawn six and their biggest home win was the 5-0 Third Division South victory at Highfield Road in February 1933.  

Orient have had two wins, three draws and two defeats in their previous visits to Sixfields.

Last season, City went down to a 1-0 defeat to Leyton Orient at the Ricoh Arena on April 20th. 2013.  Dean Cox scored the only goal of the game in the 45th minute.

The teams that day were:

City:Murphy (GK), Christie, Martin, Wood, Stewart (Clarke 46), Jennings (Wilson 77), Bell, Fleck, Baker (c), Moussa, Philliskirk (McDonald 72). Subs: Dunn (GK), Thomas, McSheffrey, Edjenguele.

Leyton Orient: Jones (GK), McSweeney, Sawyer, Vincelot, Cox, Lisbie, Smith, Clarke (c), Odubajo, Cook (James 85), Rowlands. Subs: Butcher (GK), Lee, Vanderhyde.

More head to head -

Source: Coventry MAD