FootyMAD's Leyton Orient match preview
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 28th September 2009
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Norwich City and Leyton Orient at 19:45 on Tuesday, 29th September 2009 in the League One.
Norwich City play host to Leyton Orient at Carrow Road on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 18 of the 25 contests.
The last time the two teams met at Norwich City was way back in the black-and-white days of May 1982, with Norwich City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Second Division match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1981/1982||Sat 08 May||Norwich City||2-0||Orient||CHMP|
|1981/1982||Tue 16 Mar||Orient||1 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1977/1978||Mon 16 Jan||Norwich City||0 - 1||Orient||FAC|
|1977/1978||Fri 06 Jan||Orient||1 - 1||Norwich City||FAC|
|1974/1975||Sat 05 Apr||Norwich City||2 - 0||Orient||CHMP|
|1974/1975||Sat 26 Oct||Orient||0 - 3||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1971/1972||Mon 24 Apr||Orient||1 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Norwich City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Canaries have scored 10, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.
Leyton Orient have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the O's have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Norwich City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 10 points from their 9 games played so far, Leyton Orient are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 9 matches.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Norwich City are not exactly setting the world alight at Carrow Road at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Leyton Orient in this game. Home Win
|Norwich City||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Leyton Orient||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
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