Leyton Orient v Shrewsbury preview

Team news for Saturday's League One clash between Leyton Orient and Shrewsbury at the Matchroom Stadium.

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Summerfield: Facing late fitness test

Summerfield: Facing late fitness test

Luke Summerfield and Terry Gornell hope to be back up to full fitness in time for Shrewsbury's crunch trip to fellow strugglers Leyton Orient.

Midfielder Summerfield missed his first game of the season as he was dropped to the bench for Tuesday's 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth nursing a sickness bug.

Striker Gornell has also sat out of training with a similar virus, while Town are now keeping an eye on Mark Wright.

Manager Graham Turner explained on the club's official website: "Luke's still a bit groggy but he's wanted to train (on Thursday) and get some work under his belt. It was very unfortunate for him as I think he's been one of our better players this season."

New signing Luke Rogers will go straight into the squad having rejoined his former club on an initial loan deal that will become permanent when the transfer window opens in January. The 30-year-old scored 65 goals for the Shrews in his first spell before leaving in 2005.

Fourth-from-bottom Shrews travel to Brisbane Road one place and two points behind the O's.

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League One Fixtures

Monday, 21 April 2014
12:15
Leyton Or v Wolves
15:00
Crewe v Colchester
MK Dons v Brentford
Notts Co v Crawley
Oldham v Coventry
Peterboro v Carlisle
Preston v Shrewsbury
Rotherham v Port Vale
Stevenage v Bristol C
Swindon v Bradford

Sky Bet League 1

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Wolves 43 53 96
2 Brentford 43 30 90
3 Leyton Or 43 38 80
4 Rotherham 43 26 79
5 Preston 43 22 79
6 Peterboro 43 9 67
7 Swindon 43 6 63
8 Port Vale 43 -12 60
9 Sheff Utd 42 0 59
10 MK Dons 43 0 58
11 Walsall 43 2 57
12 Crawley 42 -4 55
13 Bradford 43 2 53
14 Bristol C 43 1 53
15 Gillingham 43 -17 51
16 Oldham 42 -10 50
17 Coventry 43 -2 49
18 Colchester 43 -12 46
19 Tranmere 43 -24 46
20 Crewe 43 -27 46
21 Carlisle 42 -26 44
22 Notts Co 43 -16 43
23 Shrewsbury 43 -16 41
24 Stevenage 43 -23 39

Updated Sat, 19 Apr 2014

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