Match ends, Leyton Orient 2, Harrogate Town 0.
Leyton Orient 2-0 Harrogate Town
Goals from Josh Coulson and Matt Harrold kept Leyton Orient on course for the National League title with victory over promotion hopefuls Harrogate at Brisbane Road.
The victory maintained leaders Orient's two-point lead over second-placed Salford, with Harrogate remaining sixth despite the defeat.
Orient went ahead with two minutes on the clock as Jobi McAnuff's corner was met by centre-back Coulson's glancing header.
Harrogate striker Jordan Thewliss missed a couple of chances in the first half and 15 minutes after the break saw his shot come back off the post after rounding Orient keeper Dean Brill.
With 18 minutes remaining, Harrogate goalkeeper James Belshaw kept his side in the game with a fine save from a shot by Marvin Ekpiteta, but three minutes into added time substitute Harrold rose highest from a corner to head home and seal his side's victory.
Match report supplied by the Press Association.
- 10Maguire-DrewSubstituted forHarroldat 64'minutes
- 15HappeBooked at 36mins
- 8ClayBooked at 38mins
- 19KoromaSubstituted forTurleyat 77'minutes
- 3SeniorSubstituted forLeesleyat 82'minutes
- 8EmmettSubstituted forMuldoonat 74'minutes
- 5HoweBooked at 83mins
- 4FalkinghamBooked at 42mins
- 9BeckSubstituted forKnowlesat 79'minutes
- 12ThewlisBooked at 90mins
- Marc Edwards
Second Half ends, Leyton Orient 2, Harrogate Town 0.
Goal! Leyton Orient 2, Harrogate Town 0. Matt Harrold (Leyton Orient).
Jordan Thewlis (Harrogate Town) is shown the yellow card.
Substitution, Harrogate Town. Joe Leesley replaces Jack Senior.
Substitution, Harrogate Town. Dominic Knowles replaces Mark Beck.
Substitution, Leyton Orient. Jamie Turley replaces Josh Koroma.
Substitution, Harrogate Town. Jack Muldoon replaces Jack Emmett.
Substitution, Leyton Orient. Matt Harrold replaces Jordan Maguire-Drew.
Second Half begins Leyton Orient 1, Harrogate Town 0.
First Half ends, Leyton Orient 1, Harrogate Town 0.
Josh Falkingham (Harrogate Town) is shown the yellow card.
Craig Clay (Leyton Orient) is shown the yellow card.
Daniel Happe (Leyton Orient) is shown the yellow card.
Goal! Leyton Orient 1, Harrogate Town 0. Josh Coulson (Leyton Orient).
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.