Colchester U. face a trip to Leyton Orient at Matchroom Stadium on Monday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The U's will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 10 and win only 4 of the 19 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2009, with Colchester U. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the O's in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Tue 02 Nov||Colchester U.||3 - 2||Leyton Orient||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 May||Colchester U.||1 - 0||Leyton Orient||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Oct||Leyton Orient||0 - 1||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Tue 11 Aug||Colchester U.||1 - 2||Leyton Orient||LGEC|
|2008/2009||Sat 11 Apr||Leyton Orient||2 - 1||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sun 28 Dec||Colchester U.||1 - 0||Leyton Orient||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 08 Nov||Colchester U.||0 - 1||Leyton Orient||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Leyton Orient are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the O's, with 7 goals against.
Colchester U. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The U's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 4 against.
Leyton Orient are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 24 points from 20 matches. Colchester U.'s 31 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for U's could well see them head back from Matchroom Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. No-score draw
|Leyton Orient||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Colchester U.||Drawn each of the last 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.