Date: 17th September 2011 at 9:08am
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Oldham travel to London E10 on Saturday where they will take on Leyton Orient who at this point, are the league`s bottom club.

The O`s have just two points on the board so far this season, but its best not to get any thoughts of an easy three points for Latics as Orient are still a dangerous side who are set to turn things around.

In contrast, Latics sit in mid-table on 11 points and things are beginning to look up for Paul Dickov`s side as the win at Walsall in mid-week showed.

Dickov is boosted by the return of winger Filipe Morais and defender Zander Diamond for this game.

Both players missed the midweek win at the Bank`s Stadium through knee injuries but Bradley Diallo serves the final game of his three-match ban and a number of other players may remain sidelined due to injury.

Dean Furman, Josh Parker and Paul Black all missed the Walsall game, and Dickov was happy with both result and performance.

He said: ‘We were without five players who were possible starters and as much as I said I wanted a smaller squad, and it’s being tested at the minute, I think it’s got quality in it.

‘When those players come back, they’ll find it hard to get back in if the boys play like they did on Tuesday night.’


Leyton Orient will be without defender Scott Cuthbert after he was shown a red card in the defeat at the hands of Bournemouth on Tuesday night.

Elliot Omozusi, fit again after a calf problem, is likely to earn a recall to the back four in Cuthbert’s absence.

Skipper Stephen Dawson (ankle) and striker Jamie Cureton (groin) missed out in midweek and remain doubtful.