History of the Scunthorpe United v Leyton Orient fixture
Leyton Orient face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park on Friday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 24 games played, O's have recorded 4 wins, and Scunthorpe United have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Glanford Park was just last season, in October 2011, with Leyton Orient inflicting a narrow 2 - 3 defeat upon the Iron in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 15 Dec||Leyton Orient||1 - 3||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 18 Feb||Leyton Orient||1 - 3||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2011/2012||Sat 08 Oct||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 3||Leyton Orient||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 24 Jan||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 1||Leyton Orient||League One|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Oct||Leyton Orient||2 - 2||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 24 Mar||Leyton Orient||2 - 2||Scunthorpe U.||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Oct||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 1||Leyton Orient||League One|
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Recent respective form guides
Scunthorpe United have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.
Leyton Orient have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The O's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 6 goals for and 5 against.
Scunthorpe United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 38 points from 39 matches.
Leyton Orient's 61 points from 40 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the O's of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at Glanford Park with Leyton Orient coasting to victory. Away win
|Scunthorpe United||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Leyton Orient||Undefeated in last 5 away games.
8 games since last defeat.
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