Orient fit for Swindon test

ORIENT boss Geraint Williams could have a full-strength squad available for Saturday s trip to Swindon Town. Sean Thornton played for just under an hour of Tuesday night s win against Gillingham before being substituted, as he was struggling with a stomac

ORIENT boss Geraint Williams could have a full-strength squad available for Saturday's trip to Swindon Town.

Sean Thornton played for just under an hour of Tuesday night's win against Gillingham before being substituted, as he was struggling with a stomach upset.

But he should be available for Saturday and Chambers could also be back in contention.

The midfielder was ruled out of Tuesday night's match after a training ground injury the previous day.


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Williams explained: "Adam twisted his ankle in training and he is having a wretched run at the moment.

"It happened in a tackle with JJ (Melligan), who caught his ankle.

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"If he had played on Tuesday night and got another knock on it he could have been out for three weeks or a month.

"Adam is a warrior and wanted to give it a go, but I took the decision to leave him out.

"With rest there is a chance he could be available for the weekend.

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