The O’s gained a useful point at Oldham after losing goalkeper Jamie Jones to injury in the 40th minute.
Lee Butcher made his league debut and an impressive performance got him into TEAM OF THE WEEK in the News of The World. After the game Russel Slade said he was really pleased for his rookie keeper.
Oldham took the lead in the first half, but substitute Scott McGleish equalized for Orient min the 78th minute.
Despite avoiding defeat, Orient dropped into the bottom four andface a tought trip to Sheffield Wednesday next saturday (after the midweek JPT trophy game with Brentford).
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