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.
Recalled Zak Mills justified his selection by scoring Oldham Athletic’s match-winning goal at Newport County.
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 nudged their way five points clear of bottom spot in Sky Bet League Two following a goalless draw at Port Vale.