FM Preview: Sheffield Wednesday v Leyton Orient 26 Nov 2011

Last updated : 25 November 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Sheffield Wednesday v Leyton Orient fixture

Sheffield Wednesday prepare to entertain Leyton Orient at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 12 wins out of 18 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Hillsborough was just last season, in October 2010, the Owls carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 22 Jan Leyton Orient 4 - 0 Sheff. Wed. League One
2010/2011 Sat 09 Oct Sheff. Wed. 1-0 Leyton Orient League One
1991/1992 Wed 09 Oct Sheff. Wed. 4 - 1 Leyton Orient League Cup
1991/1992 Tue 24 Sep Leyton Orient 0 - 0 Sheff. Wed. League Cup
1985/1986 Sat 25 Jan Sheff. Wed. 5 - 0 Orient F.A. Cup
1981/1982 Sat 27 Mar Sheff. Wed. 2 - 0 Orient Second Division
1981/1982 Sat 07 Nov Orient 3 - 0 Sheff. Wed. Second Division

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Recent respective form guides

Sheffield Wednesday are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Owls, with 4 goals against.

Leyton Orient have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The O's's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 12 goals for and 10 against.

Sheffield Wednesday are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 36 points from 18 games.

Leyton Orient find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 19 points from their 18 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Sheffield Wednesday 6 4 1 1 10 6 13
Leyton Orient 6 2 4 0 9 4 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Sheffield Wednesday may be coming up against a decent side in Leyton Orient, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Owls. Home Win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Sheffield Wednesday Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Leyton Orient Undefeated in last 4 away games.
11 games since last defeat.

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