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Leyton Orient chairman Barry Hearn has called for an urgent meeting with Olympics bosses following a House of Lords report into Games legacy.
The report, which accused both West Ham and Orient of "squabbling" over the stadium, also said Hearn's side should have occasional access to the facility if finances can be agreed.
Leyton Orient have been turned down in their request for a judicial review over the decision to grant West Ham sole residence of the Olympic Stadium.
The east London club had hoped to persuade the High Court that the London Legacy Development Corporation's selection process was flawed.
Outspoken Leyton Orient owner Barry Hearn said he will seek a judicial review over West Ham's proposed move into the Olympic Stadium.
The Hammers' are reportedly on the verge of signing a deal to become tenants at the Stratford venue after the London Legacy Development Corporation made the club "preferred bidder".
An extra-time no-one wanted, a penalty shoot-out defeat for the Addicks and a sending off for Chris Powell, made for an awful night for the Charlton boss.
In the League Cup clash at The Valley four days before the Championship curtain-raiser at Birmingham City, Charlton rested a number of first-teamers.
The Olympic media centre is likely to become a digital hub, extending Tech City east and potentially creating 4,000 new jobs.