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The East London Football Podcast

PUBLISHED: 13:00 17 August 2018 | UPDATED: 16:24 17 August 2018

Liverpool's Naby Keita (left) and West Ham United's Marko Arnautovic battle for the ball during the Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool.

Liverpool's Naby Keita (left) and West Ham United's Marko Arnautovic battle for the ball during the Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool.

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West Ham United return to the London Stadium for their first home game of the new Premier League term on Saturday when Bournemouth visit.

Manuel Pellegrini’s tenure at Hammers boss began last Saturday with a 4-0 mauling away to title hopefuls Liverpool.

In the Vanarama National League, Leyton Orient go in search of their first home win of the season when they host Boreham Wood.

The O’s collected their first win of the season on Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory at Maidstone United, which followed a 1-1 draw at home to Barrow for Justin Edinburgh’s men last Saturday.

Divisional rivals Dagenham & Redbridge, meanwhile, will hope to collect their first win of the season full stop when they head for Halifax Town on Saturday.

Peter Taylor’s men lost 2-1 at Aldershot Town on Tuesday night after drawing 2-2 at home to Maidenhead United last Saturday.

All this, plus the latest from the Bostik Premier and below, is discussed on this week’s East London Football podcast.

As ever, you can follow the show on Twitter (@elfpodcast).


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