Leyton Orient F.C.

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Leyton Orient F.C.
Full name Leyton Orient Football Club
Founded 1881
Ground Brisbane Road, Leyton
(capacity: 9,271)
Chairman Barry Hearn
Manager Geraint Williams
League League One
2008/09 League One, 14th

Leyton Orient F.C. are an English football club. They started in 1881 and are based in Leyton, London. Their nickname is "The O's" and they play their home games at a stadium called Brisbane Road.

Name[change | change source]

  • 1881-1946 Clapton Orient F.C.
  • 1946-1966 Leyton Orient F.C.
  • 1966-1987 Orient F.C.
  • 1987-present Leyton Orient F.C.

League position[change | change source]

Season League Position
2000/01 Third Division 5th
2001/02 Third Division 18th
2002/03 Third Division 18th
2003/04 Third Division 19th
2004/05 League Two 11th
2005/06 League Two 3rd
2006/07 League One 20th
2007/08 League One 14th
2008/09 League One 14th

Former position[change | change source]