Date: 25th November 2013 at 11:26am
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Leyton Orient got back to winning ways in League 1 as they beat high-flying Swindon Town. However the match was marred by a vicious and unprovoked attack on Orient keeper Jamie Jones by a Swindon supporter in the Town End of the County Ground.

The match began in a bright fashion for the O`s as Scott Cuthbert nearly gave his side the lead against his former club, but the Scotsman was unable to direct his header on target.

Nicky Ajose then had a great chance to open the scoring minutes later, but Jones stood tall to deny the ex-Bury man.

Ajose wasted another good opportunity before making it count at the third time of asking. Alex Prithcard`s shot rebounded off the O`s defence and in to the path of the winger who fired home.

Moments later the Orient deficit had been wiped out as David Mooney levelled the scores. From the kick-off the ball was pumped to the left where it fell to the Irishman and spotting Wes Foderingham off his line he audaciously lobbed the Swindon keeper for a stunning equaliser.

Nathan Clarke then nearly guided the ball towards his own net in a crazy period during the game.

With the match appearing to settle just before the break, Orient grabbed a decisive lead. Dean Cox whipped a perfect cross to the back post where an onrushing Moses Odubajo tapped the ball home with a bit of assistance from Swindon`s Yaser Kasim.

The second period then started perfectly for the visitors as Odubajo doubled his tally for the day. The youngster ran towards the Robins penalty area before hitting a fierce shot which took a wicked deflection past a helpless Foderingham in to the Swindon goal.

Both sides were attacking with gusto and Jamie Jones had to make several stops to deny the hosts a way back in to the contest.

Jones was then attacked by one of the Swindon supporters in the end behind his goal before the Orient players and Swindon stewards managed to drag the individual away. The unidentified man has since been arrested and bailed pending further investigation.

The game eventually restarted and Shaun Batt was introduced for Kevin Lisbie. His pace started to cause a fatiguing Swindon back-line some problems. Eventually it would cost Jay McEveley his place on the pitch as he earned a second booking for hacking down Batt near just outside the penalty area.

Batt, Cox and Odubajo had further chances to score against the ten men, but Orient held on to their two goal advantage to seal another away victory.

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