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Clapton Orient football club

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Clapton Orient football club

Group  From 1898  To 1937

Categories: Sport / Games

Originally founded in 1881 as the Glyn Cricket Club, they began playing as just 'Orient' in 1888. They changed the name to Clapton Orient in 1890, and joined the football league in 1907. Their name finally became Leyton Orient after WW2.

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