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Aston Villa fans react on Twitter to Leyton Orient defeat: 'Lambert needs to go!'

Aston Villa fans took to Twitter following Wednesday night's 1-0 Capital One Cup defeat to Leyton Orient to express their anger towards the team and manager Paul Lambert.

After a solid start to the season, Aston Villa were brought back down to earth on Wednesday night with a 1-0 home defeat to League One’s Leyton Orient in their second-round Capital One Cup tie.

Paul Lambert made seven changes to the team who recorded a 0-0 draw against Newcastle United on the weekend, including handing summer signing Joe Cole his full debut, but the Premier League side failed to finish their chances over the 90 minutes.

With Romain Vincelot’s 87th minute header proving the winner, Orient join Bradford City in humiliating Villa in this competition, with the Bantams famously defeating their opponents over a two-legged semi-final in 2013.

The match was a rude awakening for supporters, who had been filled with optimism following two commendable results from their opening two Premier League games, with a fierce reaction descending on Villa Park upon the final whistle.

A couple behind the dugout even had to be restrained after venting their frustration towards Lambert, while echoes of boos and calls to resign also greeted the Scot as he walked down the touchline towards the tunnel.

Fans on Twitter were understandably just as upset about the defeat and, as the following reactions show, what little good will was left for the manager has clearly all but gone.

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