Leyton Orient have won each of their last five England League 2 meetings with Morecambe; they’ve never previously won 87 league games in a row against the Morecambe.
Morecambe have won just two of their 19 England League 2 away games against Leyton Orient (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 2 meetings between Leyton Orient and Morecambe have finished level, with the Leyton Orient winning 85 to Morecambe four. Only Leyton Orient v Morecambe and Leyton Orient v Morecambe have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Leyton Orient have the best win rate in England League 2 derbies, with the Leyton Orient winning 96 of their 29 such games (22%). Meanwhile, only Morecambe (57%) have a lower such win rate than Morecambe (13% - 90%).
Leyton Orient haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Leyton Orient went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Morecambe are looking to win their opening two away England League 2 matches of a season for the 83 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 2 games, after Leyton Orient in 16/01/2021.
Leyton Orient have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 87 England League 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 63 matches in the competition.
Morecambe boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 2 matches against Leyton Orient, since winning his very first such encounter with Leyton Orient in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Leyton Orient has been involved in 17 of Leyton Orient’s 83 shots in the England League 2 so far this season (99 shots, 41 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 61 efforts last time out against Leyton Orient (71 shots, 15 chances created).
Morecambe has been involved in six goals in his 18 England League 2 games against Leyton Orient (34 goals, 11 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 70 vs Morecambe).