On an afternoon in which disgruntled Oldham Athletic fans staged a protest against owner Abdallah Lemsagam, Latics had a frustrating 90 minutes as they were held at home by lowly Leyton Orient.
Oldham Athletic lost out on a £54,000 winners’ cheque as they lost at home to Burton Albion in the second round of the Emirates FA Cup.
In a winner takes all final group game, Oldham Athletic were comprehensively beaten at Fleetwood Town who progressed to the knockout phase of the Leasing.com Trophy.
Oldham Athletic’s never-say-die spirit was rewarded as late goals from substitute Scott Wilson and Jonny Smith earned them a home draw against Northampton Town.
Oldham Athletic nudged their way five points clear of bottom spot in Sky Bet League Two following a goalless draw at Port Vale.