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'Viva Las Vegas'
February 21st, 2011 11:23PM

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[OFF THE POST] A draw was a good as a win for players on third-tier English club Leyton Orient, who were rewarded with a (postseason) trip to Las Vegas by the club's owner after they held Arsenal to a 1-1 tie on Jonathan Tehoue’s 89th-minute goal in their fifth-round English FA Cup match.

Chairman Barry Hearn promised the players a trip to Las Vegas if they could earn a replay worth $1 million to the club.

Orient manager Russell Slade says “the lads had Elvis Presley [“Viva Las Vegas”] on when the chairman walked into the changing room.”



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