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Foul by Adam Barrett on Jamie Cureton, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Ryan Harley.
Jason Crowe produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.
Shot from inside the area by Charlie Daniels clears the bar.
Andrew Whing takes a shot. Save by Ben Hamer.
Jamie Cureton takes a shot. Save by Jamie Jones.
Jason Crowe is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ryan Harley.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Jamie Cureton. (Leyton Orient) makes a substitution, with Ryan Jarvis coming on for Harry Kane. Jamie Jones takes the free kick.
Richard Duffy sends in a cross.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ryan Harley.
Jamie Cureton grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Exeter 2-1 Leyton Orient.Assist by Richard Logan.
Ryan Harley concedes a free kick for a foul on Adam Chambers. Adam Chambers restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Daniels, clearance made by Richard Duffy.
Foul by James Dunne on Adam Barrett, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Elliot Omozusi.
James Dunne is booked.
James Dunne takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.
Inswinging corner taken by Ryan Harley from the left by-line.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Charlie Daniels.
Richard Duffy challenges Harry Kane unfairly and gives away a free kick. Dean Cox takes the direct free kick.
Jonathan Tehoue replaces Scott McGleish.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Ryan Harley.
Ryan Harley takes the inswinging corner, Andrew Whing manages to make a clearance.
Ryan Harley takes a shot. Save by Jamie Jones.
Richard Logan takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Barrett.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Richard Logan by Adam Barrett. David Noble restarts play with the free kick.
Ryan Harley takes the outswinging corner, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Richard Logan misses to the right of the target.
Harry Kane takes a shot. Save by Ben Hamer.
Jake Thomson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Daniel Nardiello.
Liam Sercombe leaves the field to be replaced by Richard Logan.
Unfair challenge on Dean Cox by Richard Duffy results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Barrett.
Outswinging corner taken by Dean Cox.
Jamie Cureton is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
(Leyton Orient) makes a substitution, with Jason Crowe coming on for Stephen Dawson.
Corner taken by Ryan Harley from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Elliot Omozusi.
The official flags Daniel Nardiello offside. Jamie Jones takes the free kick.
Foul by Richard Duffy on Stephen Dawson, free kick awarded. Jamie Jones takes the indirect free kick.
Scott McGleish concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Duffy. Ben Hamer takes the free kick.
Foul by Scott Golbourne on Adam Chambers, free kick awarded. Scott Golbourne receives a caution. Matthew Spring takes the free kick.
Charlie Daniels has an effort at goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.
Corner taken by Ryan Harley from the right by-line.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Dawson by Liam Sercombe. Adam Chambers restarts play with the free kick.
Dean Cox takes a shot from long range and strikes the post.
Daniel Nardiello produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott McGleish. Ben Hamer restarts play with the free kick.
Daniel Nardiello is ruled offside. Jamie Jones restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Daniel Nardiello by Adam Chambers results in a free kick. Daniel Nardiello takes the direct free kick.
The ball is delivered by Richard Duffy.
Corner taken right-footed by Ryan Harley.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
Dean Cox finds the back of the net with a goal from outside the penalty area to the top right corner of the goal. Exeter 1-1 Leyton Orient.Assist on the goal came from Scott McGleish.
Scott McGleish challenges Richard Duffy unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Ben Hamer.
Daniel Nardiello has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.
Ryan Harley takes a shot from just outside the penalty area clears the crossbar.
Shot on goal by Jamie Cureton from just inside the area goes over the target.
Jamie Cureton gets on the score sheet with a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Exeter 1-0 Leyton Orient.Daniel Nardiello provided the assist for the goal.
Sercombe set for Grecians return
Exeter could have Liam Sercombe available for the visit of Leyton Orient.
The midfielder has been struggling with an ankle injury but has been training all week and could be included in Paul Tisdale's squad.
Billy Jones could be another man available to Tisdale after overcoming a back problem.
Striker John O'Flynn is definitely out as he struggles with a knock picked up against Dagenham a fortnight ago, while goalkeeper Artur Krysiak is also unlikely to be risked as he has a thigh complaint.
It is eighth against ninth at St James Park with the Grecians looking to go level on points with Orient if they can get a win.
They have claimed maximum points in their last three matches and could yet gatecrash the play-offs.
Leyton Orient have injury worries over Ben Chorley, Jimmy Smith and Alex Revell.
Centre-half Chorley has missed the last four matches with a thigh problem and is doubtful along with midfielder Smith, who sat out Tuesday night's draw against Carlisle with a knee injury.
Striker Revell will miss the trip and could struggle to play again this season due to knee ligament damage.
But defender Adam Barrett has extended his loan spell from Crystal Palace until the end of the season and should keep his place at the back.
The Os are three points off the play-offs with five matches remaining but have won only once in their last seven outings.
Cureton double keeps Grecians in hunt
Two goals from top scorer Jamie Cureton kept Exeter's slim play-off hopes alive as they beat Leyton Orient 2-1 at St James' Park.
Cureton struck the first inside the opening five minutes as the Grecians started well. The veteran forward was in the right place to slide home from six yards from Daniel Nardiello's fine cross.
Exeter had chances to increase their lead, but were pegged back as Orient's Dean Cox equalised in the 13th minute in spectacular style, lashing the ball into the top corner from 25 yards.
Cox hit the post as the visitors enjoyed their best spell of the game just before half-time, but with 13 minutes remaining Cureton struck again, his 19th of the season, following up Richard Logan's saved shot to tap into an empty goal.
The goal took the stuffing out of Orient, who rarely tested Exeter goalkeeper Ben Hamer in the second half.
The victory takes Exeter level on points with Orient, five points adrift of the final play-off place with four games remaining.
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