FootyMAD Leyton Orient match preview

By Footymad Previewer
Last updated : 20 October 2003
History of the Bristol Rovers v Leyton Orient fixture

Bristol Rvs prepare to entertain Leyton Orient at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Pirates are clearly on top, having won 24 and lost only 9 of the 43 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Memorial Stadium was less than a year ago, in October 2002, with Leyton Orient inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Pirates in a League Division Three match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Sat 15 MarLeyton Orient1 - 2Bristol RvsLD3
2002/2003Sat 26 OctBristol Rvs1-2Leyton OrientLD3
2001/2002Wed 26 DecBristol Rvs5 - 3Leyton OrientLD3
2001/2002Sat 08 SepLeyton Orient3 - 1Bristol RvsLD3
1998/1999Sat 23 JanBristol Rvs3 - 0Leyton OrientFAC
1994/1995Sat 22 AprBristol Rvs1 - 0Leyton OrientLD2
1994/1995Tue 11 AprLeyton Orient1 - 2Bristol RvsLD2

Recent respective form guides

Bristol Rovers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Pirates in those games, with 5 conceded.

Leyton Orient have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the O's have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bristol Rvs's 20 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Leyton Orient see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division Three, showing a record of 16 points from their 14 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bristol Rvs62048126
Leyton Orient6231559

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Leyton Orient is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Pirates in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Bristol Rvs 5 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Leyton Orient Last drawn game 4 outings ago.

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