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Press conference: George Williams after Imps success George Williams meets with the media after MK Dons' 2-1 victory over Lincoln City at Stadium MK…

MK Dons beat Lincoln City: relive it in pictures Callum Brittain and George Williams scored first half goals as they saw off Lincoln City in a thriller at Stadium MK.

Dons rated: Brittain's best Dons performance Callum Brittain made an immediate impact on his return to the MK Dons starting line-up with an energetic and goal-scoring performance against Lincoln on Tuesday night. Here's how the MK Dons players rated in the 2-1 win over Lincoln City. Lee Nicholls - 7 - Commanded his penalty area well, but was never really tested.

Williams goal 'a bit of a blur' in Lincoln thriller Goal-scorer George Williams admitted his goal was a bit of a blur as he deflected the winner past Lincoln keeper Josh Vickers on Tuesday night.

Tisdale magnanimous after win over Lincoln City Lincoln probably played better football during MK Dons' 2-1 victory at Stadium MK, according to Paul Tisdale. With all three goals coming in the opening 22 minutes, Dons played for long periods of the second half with their backs to the wall as Lincoln, who started the day top of the League One table.

MK Dons 2-1 Lincoln: Imps' unbeaten start halted by Milton Keynes Goals from Callum Brittain and George Williams consigned Lincoln to their first league defeat of the season as they went down 2-1 at MK Dons. First-half efforts from Brittain and Williams either side of a Tyler Walker goal were enough for Paul Tisdale's side to bag their second league win of the campaign.

Dons hold on to beat leaders Lincoln Dons survived a late barrage from Lincoln City to claim victory against the league leaders in an enthralling 2-1 win at Stadium MK. Callum Brittain scored after just two minutes, tapping home Kieran Agard's cross before Tyler Walker equalised 10 minutes later for the visitors.

MK Dons take the victory after keeping Lincoln City out MK Dons picked up a second home win out of 2 at the start of the new season as they edged out Lincoln City 2-1. Callum Brittain gave the Dons an early lead, but Tyler Walker scored a quick equaliser for the visitors. George Williams put the Dons back in-front when he deflected Jordan Bowery's effort past Josh Vickers.

MK Dons 2-1 Lincoln City LIVE - Imps fall behind again after Tyler Walker's leveller Follow the build-up, team news, match updates and reaction in the feed below with Imps reporter Mark Whiley. Dons: Nicholls; Williams, Poole, Cargill, Bowery, Agard, Martin, Houghton, Brittain, Boateng, Harley. Subs: Moore, Lewington, Gilbey, Healey, McGrandles, Nombe, Kasumu.

MK Dons vs Lincoln City - get all the latest from Stadium MK Two newly promoted sides go head-to-head tonight as MK Dons take on Lincoln City.

Tisdale happy with 'gutsy' win Paul Tisdale was proud after his MK Dons side ground out a 2-1 win over Lincoln. Goals from Callum Brittain and George Williams sandwiched Tyler Walker's strike to end the Imps' 100 per cen start, sending Tisdale and his charges home with a huge three points in the bag.

MK Dons 2 Sky Bet League One match MK Dons vs Lincoln. Preview and stats followed by live commentary, video highlights and match report.

Grab your copy of Red Dot this evening Make sure to pick up a copy of Red Dot on your way into Stadium MK this evening. The 68-page magazine, which remains in A5, is still jam-packed full of exciting content, including all your favourite features from last season and much more. This season's programme is also 100% recyclable.

MK Dons vs Lincoln City live streaming: Watch online, preview, prediction Match: MK Dons vs Lincoln City. Competition: League One. Date: August 20, 2019. Kick-off time: 7:45 pm. Stadium: Stadium MK. Bag a VPN to watch MK Dons vs Lincoln City live streaming. This match can be seen on official international sources - including iFollow.

Milton Keynes Dons v Lincoln City Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Milton Keynes Dons and Lincoln City.

Transfer News LIVE: Arsenal, Man Utd and Liverpool gossip plus Pogba and Eriksen latest "Milan is Milan, it will always be an important team, even if today it has some economic problems." Juventus could make a stunning move for Luis Suarez before the end of the month. Barcelona are continuing to work on a deal to re-sign Neymar from PSG, although they face a race against the clock to get the deal done.

MK Dons vs Lincoln City preview - team news, opposition insight, the referee and ticket latest We're lucky football is only played with 11 because we'd struggle to put two teams out against each other." Salisbury has taken charge of four games so far - two in League One, one in League Two and one in the Carabao Cup - showing 11 yellow cards and two reds.

Hello Old Friend - AFC Wimbledon Home Preview by portmantales - Ipswich Town Blog AFC Wimbledon make their first ever trip down to Portman Road in their current guise tonight on the back of the greatest escape in their club's short history. Whilst not full of the household names of times gone by, they certainly have enough to frustrate Ipswich and come away with a result and I welcome back the Dons to Ipswich with open arms.

Refwatch: Michael Salisbury takes charge of MK Dons vs Lincoln City Michael Salisbury will take charge of MK Dons' clash with League 2 champions and current League 1 leaders Lincoln City tonight. Already officiating four games this season, Mr Salisbury sent two men off in two minutes in Leyton Orient's 1-0 over Cheltenham on the opening day of the season.

MK Dons vs Lincoln City Predictions April 6 2019: MK Dons 0-2 Lincoln City September 22 2018: Lincoln City 2-1 MK Dons. Total head-to-head league matches played: 6 MK Dons wins: 3 Lincoln City wins: 2 Draws: 1. Lincoln have taken to life in League One like a duck to water and will aim to maintain their perfect league and cup record this season when they visit Milton Keynes.

IFollow Insider: Jordan Houghton looks ahead to Lincoln clash Midfielder Jordan Houghton meets with iFollow MK Dons to preview Tuesday's game against Lincoln City…

Early season schedule is 'a bit too much' for players Dons boss Paul Tisdale says he has sympathy with the EFL when it comes to planning a fixture list, but believes too much is being asked of his players in the first few weeks. Dons will play nine games in the opening five weeks of the season, playing four midweek games in succession.

Lincoln boss full of praise for Dons ahead of clash Danny Cowley believes Dons' strength in depth could cause problems for his Lincoln City side when they visit on Tuesday night. The Imps boss led his side to two wins over Paul Tisdale last season en route to the League Two title.

2019-20 League 1 - MK Dons vs Lincoln Preview & Prediction Where can I stream MK Dons vs Lincoln? If the match is televised on Sky Sports, then subscribers will be able to stream the match live via Sky Go. Where can I get tickets for MK Dons vs Lincoln? What was the score when the teams last met? MK Dons 0-2 Lincoln.

Loan Watch: Laurie helps Hampton pick up first points of the season Walker retained his place between the sticks for Hampton and Richmond Borough's Vanarama National League South clash with Billericay Town. The 29-year-old was called into action a handful of times during the opening minutes, denying both Alfie Potter and Moses Emmanuel.

Points more important than personal pride for Bowery Jordan Bowery speaks to the media after MK Dons' 3-2 defeat to Wycombe Wanderers at Adams Park… Jordan Bowery scored his first goal in an MK Dons shirt on Saturday afternoon, however, the striker admits he'd have preferred to have taken points away from Adams Park.

We've seen you before: Lincoln City MK Dons and Lincoln City played out two enthralling games en route to promotion to League 1 last season, and will meet against at Stadium MK on Monday.

Wycombe forward David Wheeler savours his first goal for the Chairboys against MK Dons Wycombe new boy David Wheeler praised the togetherness of the Chairboys squad as he came on to score the winner against his former club at Adams Park on Saturday.

Paul Tisdale has plenty of options against table-topping Lincoln MK Dons manager Paul Tisdale has plenty of options ahead of his side's home game against Lincoln. Tisdale has an almost full-strength squad to choose from and he might make some changes after the defeat at Wycombe on Saturday.

Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth reflects on his side's dramatic 3-2 win over MK Dons Wycombe Wanderers manager Gareth Ainsworth was full of praise for his side's resilient and determined performance as they battled to a 3-2 win against rivals Milton Keynes Dons at Adams Park on Saturday.

Bowery hopes hard work will keep him in the team After string of energetic performances and a goal against Wycombe Wanderers on Saturday, Jordan Bowerty hopes he has done enough to keep himself in the MK Dons starting 11.

Tis: Disappointed but plenty to learn from Paul Tisdale speaks with the media after his side's 3-2 defeat to Wycombe Wanderers at Adams Park… Paul Tisdale was disappointed to suffer defeat at Wycombe Wanderers on Saturday but the MK Dons manager believes there was plenty his side can learn and take confidence from.

Ainsworth predicts Dons will cause big problems this season MK Dons will cause a lot of problems in League 1 this season according to Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth. While his side nabbed a last minute winner through former Dons loanee David Wheeler to win 3-2 at Adams Park on Saturday to move them up to third, Ainsworth said beating newly promoted Dons is something of a scalp already.

Southampton new signing Kevin Danso likened to Marcel Desailly or Frank Rijkaard Kevin Danso's youth team coach at MK Dons Dan Micciche says the Southampton new signing has qualities like Marcel Desailly or Frank Rijkaard.

Dons lose to Wycombe Wanderers: relive it in pictures David Wheeler came back to haunt MK Dons by scoring a last minute winner for Wycombe Wanderers in a 3-2 win at Adams Park.

Dons rated: Bowery is rewarded with a goal Jordan Bowery's strong start to life at MK Dons saw him net his first goal for the club in the 3-2 defeat at Wycombe on Saturday. Here's how the MK Dons players rated in the loss at Adams Park. Lee Nicholls - 6 - Made a great stop early on from Fred Onyedinma, but will be frustrated to have conceded three goals.

McGrandles set to be taken off penalty duty After firing his second penalty over the bar in as many games on Saturday, Conor McGrandles looks likely to be relieved of his penalty taking duties at MK Dons. The Scot fired his stoppage time penalty over the bar at the end of an enthralling first half at Adams Park on Saturday, with Wycombe 2-1 ahead.

Wheeler 'chuffed' with Dons reception despite his late winner David Wheeler was flattered by the reception he got from the travelling MK Dons fans at Adams Park on Saturday, before he went on to score the winner for new club Wycombe Wanderers. His 90th minute strike earned all three points for Wycombe, but back in May, his goal for Dons against Mansfield proved enough to secure promotion back to League 1.

Press conference: Paul Tisdale on Wycombe defeat Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Paul Tisdale speaks with the media after his side's 3-2 defeat to Wycombe Wanderers at Adams Park…

MK Dons boss Paul Tisdale upbeat despite defeat Paul Tisdale insists he has reasons aplenty to be cheerful despite watching MK Dons fall to a last-gasp 3-2 defeat at Wycombe. David Wheeler's stoppage-time winner proved a dagger through the hearts of the Dons, who had twice come from behind at Adams Park.

First goal overshadowed by defeat - Bowery It was a disappointing afternoon for Jordan Bowery, after scoring his first MK Dons goal in a 3-2 defeat to Wycombe Wanderers.

David Wheeler the decider as MK Dons lose out at Wycombe Former MK Dons loanee David Wheeler struck a late winner as the Dons lost 3-2 at Buckinghamshire neighbours Wycombe. A 90th minute goal from the man whose strike in May put MK Dons into League One decided a contest that looked to be heading for a tie.

Tisdale frustrated by Wheeler's winner Paul Tisdale said fate had nothing to do with it as David Wheeler netted a late winner for Wycombe in a 3-2 win at Adams Park.

Wycombe 3-2 MK Dons: David Wheeler nicks win for Chairboys in stoppage-time Sky Bet League One match Wycombe vs MK Dons. Preview and stats followed by live commentary, video highlights and match report.

Wheeler breaks Dons' hearts with late Wycombe winner David Wheeler went from Dons' promotion hero to the breaker of hearts as he scored a last minute winner for new club Wycombe Wanderers in a bizarre 3-2 win at Adams Park. Dons' first defeat of the season had a bit of everything: three penalties, missed sitters, strange refereeing decisions and a last minute winner from the hosts.

Wycombe Wanderers v Milton Keynes Dons Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Wycombe Wanderers and Milton Keynes Dons.

Shrewsbury Town 0 Rochdale 0 - Report and pictures Rochdale had moments of their own. Camps and Henderson combined well for Rathbone but Donald Love blocked well. The ball found the Shrewsbury net with three minutes to go as it appeared Ricketts' side had been done by a late sucker punch yet again. Camps, again, had the shooting opportunity.

Wycombe Wanderers vs MK Dons - all the action live from Adams Park MK Dons make their first trip to Wycombe since 2012 this afternoon for their League 1 clash.

Wycombe Wanderers vs MK Dons live streaming: Watch the League One Match: Wycombe Wanderers vs MK Dons. Competition: League One. Date: August 17, 2019. Kick-off time: 3:00 pm, August 17, 2019. Stadium: Adams Park. Bag a VPN to watch Wycombe Wanderers vs MK Dons live streaming. This match can be seen on official international sources - including iFollow, available in the United States, but not the United Kingdom.

Efficient and effective Chairboys impress Tisdale Paul Tisdale spoke of his admiration for Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth ahead of the sides meeting at Adams Park on Saturday. While Dons have lost just one of eight previous meetings between the sides, they have not crossed paths since 2012, though Tisdale and Ainsworth are no strangers from the former's time at Exeter City.

Refwatch: Trevor Kettle to take charge of Wycombe Wanderers vs MK Dons Trevor Kettle will take charge of MK Dons first game at Adams Park since 2012 against Wycombe Wanderers on Saturday. The card-happy Mr Kettle has already flashed five yellow cards and a red in his opening two games this season, while he dished out 171 bookings last term, with seven sendings off in 41 games.

Tis happy to be in Round Two Paul Tisdale meets with the media to discuss the AFC Wimbledon victory, transfers and his side's clash with Wycombe Wanderers… Paul Tisdale is pleased to be in the second round of the Carabao Cup and doesn't view the extra game as a hinderance.

Russell Martin is living the good life at MK Dons Russell Martin is loving his time at MK Dons, but the Norwich City stalwart must keep his biggest critic happy.

Press conference: Paul Tisdale previews Wycombe trip Paul Tisdale meets with the media to discuss the AFC Wimbledon victory, transfers and his side's clash with Wycombe Wanderers…

Charles set to make Wycombe debut against MK Dons Wycombe could hand a debut to new signing Darius Charles when MK Dons visit. Defender Charles agreed terms on a short-term contract until January having trained with the club over the summer.

Dons 'know what is coming' when dealing with Akinfenwa Wycombe Wanderers striker Adebayo Akinfenwa might not look like your average footballer, but he possesses a unique threat Dons will have to cope with when the sides meet on Saturday. It has been more than seven years since Dons and the Chairboys have crossed paths for the supremacy of Buckinghamshire.

Tisdale 'keeping an eye on things' during the transfer window While the transfer window remains open for a few more weeks yet, Paul Tisdale says he is not desperate for any more incomings to his squad.

Sign language helps Nicholls stop spot-kicks A series of gestures from the sidelines helped Lee Nicholls know where to dive to deny AFC Wimbledon's penalty takers on Tuesday night. Only two of six penalties Nicholls has faced against AFC Wimbledon have found the back of the net, with five of those spot kicks coming in the Carabao Cup shoot-out earlier this week.

Quiz! How many 2019/20 Football League clubs' nicknames can you recall? Some are obvious, others baffling - it's time to test your knowledge of these sides' secondary monikers.

No room for sentiment when Dons reunite with promotion winner David Wheeler may have scored the goal to send Dons into League 1, but Joe Walsh hopes to stop him from doing the same this weekend. Dons take on Wycombe Wanderers at Adams Park for the first time in seven years on Saturday, and will come up against last season's loanee Wheeler, now lining up for the Chairboys.

IFollow Insider: David Kasumu delighted with cup win IFollow MK Dons speaks exclusively to David Kasumu after the midfielder's stunning goal helped MK Dons beat AFC Wimbledon in the Carabao Cup…

Dons beat AFC Wimbledon: relive it in pictures It went to a penalty shoot-out, but MK Dons knocked out rivals AFC Wimbledon to move onto the second round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night.

Poole is 'tailor-made' for Tisdale's style of play Paul Tisdale thinks he has found a ready-made man in Regan Poole to fit seamlessly into his defensive structure. The 21-year-old joined Dons after being released by Manchester United in the summer, and made his debut in the Carabao Cup win over AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday.

Carabao Cup Roundup: AFC Wimbledon Beaten By MK Dons & Eddie Nketiah Scores on His Leeds Debut The Carabao Cup is underway and the first round entertained some huge ties, upsets, and entertaining matches as the second round awaits.

A 'dream come true moment' for David Kasumu First goals do not often come better, or indeed against more apt opposition, than David Kasumu's on Tuesday night. The 19-year-old bent a fine 50th minute strike past keeper Nik Tzanev, capping a brilliant performance in the centre of the park, in the fiery Carabao Cup game against AFC Wimbledon at the Cherry Red Records Stadium.

McGrandles braved second penalty after early miss Not many players would throw their name in the hat to take a penalty after missing one earlier in the game, but Conor McGrandles did. His third minute spot kick could have put MK Dons ahead in the game against AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday night, but his wayward effort went over Nik Tzanev's crossbar, much to the delight of the fans behind the goal.

3 things we clearly learnt about AFC Wimbledon during last night's cup defeat Kingsmeadow was treated to a classic chapter in the rivalry of AFC Wimbledon and MK Dons on Tuesday night as Paul Tisdale's men progressed in the League Cup. It was played at the frantic pace you would expect of any rivalry, with two goals and a missed penalty in the opening 15 minutes.

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Gilbey is ready to make his Dons return With competition for places fierce in the Dons midfield, with the likes of Hiram Boateng and Jordan Houghton not playing in the game, while Conor McGrandles and David Kasumu got on the scoresheet in the 2-2 draw, Gilbey says he has to knuckle down in training to earn himself a spot in the starting 11 for this weekend's trip to Wycombe.

Dons rated: Kasumu caps a fine night with a goal Teenager David Kasumu showed no signs of nerves as he stepped into Dons' midfield in a fiery clash with AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday night. Here's how the MK Dons players rated in the penalty shoot-out win over AFC Wimbledon. Lee Nicholls - 8 - Hard to find anything wrong when the keeper makes two penalty saves during a game.

Paul Tisdale pleased with MK Dons spirit after penalty victory over Wimbledon MK Dons boss Paul Tisdale heaped praise on his side's resolve after a 2-2 Carabao Cup first-round draw at Kingsmeadow saw his side eventually prevail 4-2 on penalties. AFC Wimbledon's Scott Wagstaff struck before Conor McGrandles and David Kusumu replied, with Luke O'Neill's injury-time equaliser forcing penalties.

Nicholls take the plaudits after penalty heroics against AFC Wimbledon Paul Tisdale praised Lee Nicholls after the goalkeeper saved two penalties during Dons win over AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday. The keeper flew to his left to keep out Joe Pigott's effort during the second half of the 2-2 draw, before saving Callum Reilly's spot kick in the shoot-out as Dons won 4-2 to progress into the second round of the Carabao Cup.

MK Dons win grudge match against AFC Wimbledon on penalties MK Dons beat AFC Wimbledon 4-2 on penalties in a fiercely-fought Carabao Cup first-round encounter at Kingsmeadow that was left level at 2-2 after 90 minutes.

MK Dons to travel to Southend in Carabao Cup Second Round MK Dons have been drawn to face fellow League One side Southend United in the Second Round of the Carabao Cup. The match will take place at Roots Hall in Essex in the week beginning August 26th, in-between the Dons' fixtures against Peterborough United and Accrington Stanley.

MK Dons’ Alex Gilbey holds nerve to knock out AFC Wimbledon in shootout MK Dons beat their fierce rivals AFC Wimbledon 4-2 in a penalty shootout after a 2-2 draw in the Carabao Cup at Kingsmeadow.

AFC Wimbledon pay the penalty as MK Dons progress into Carabao Cup second round Alex Gilbey marked his return to first team action by scoring the decisive penalty in a shoot-out to book MK Dons' spot in the second round of the Carabao Cup, beating AFC Wimbledon 4-2 on penalties after a 2-2 draw.

MK Dons knock out AFC Wimbledon on penalties in Carabao Cup MK Dons have progressed to the Second Round of the Carabao Cup as they knocked out AFC Wimbledon on penalties. The game progressed to spot-kicks after an eventful 2-2 draw in 90 minutes at the Cherry Red Records Stadium, with AFC Wimbledon striking a 94th minute equaliser.

AFC Wimbledon vs MK Dons - all the action LIVE from the Cherry Red Records Stadium It's the first round of the Carabao Cup, and it has pitched MK Dons against AFC Wimbledon.

AFC Wimbledon v Milton Keynes Dons Live coverage of Tuesday's Carabao Cup game between AFC Wimbledon and Milton Keynes Dons.

Carabao Cup first round: Leeds avoid banana skin against Salford City, MK Dons beat rivals AFC Wimbledon, plus more TalkSPORT.com brings you the best of Tuesday night's action from the Carabao Cup first round.

AFC Wimbledon 2-2 MK Dons: Penalty heartbreak for hosts as Tisdale's men progress in cup Penalties were the order of the day at Kingsmeadow on Tuesday night as MK Dons squeezed past arch-rivals AFC Wimbledon in the Carabao Cup first-round. In fact, there were 11 of them taken in total in a pulstaing, brilliant and often sloppy night in South West London.

Southend United to host MK Dons in second round of Carabao Cup SOUTHEND United will host MK Dons in the second round of the Carabao Cup. The Shrimpers triumphed 2-1 at Stevenage tonight for their first win in the competition since 2010. And Blues will now take on the fellow League One side at Roots Hall later this month.

MK Dons 1 Shrewsbury Town 0 - Match highlights Take a look back at match highlights of Shrewsbury's defeat at MK Dons.

Carabao Cup LIVE: Latest updates including Wimbledon vs MK Dons, West Brom vs Millwall and Charlton vs Forest Green TalkSPORT will bring you all the goal as they go in from tonight's cup clashes.

MK Dons' Alex Gilbey holds nerve to knock out AFC Wimbledon in shootout We are the resurrection‚“ read a banner in the Chemflow End at Kingsmeadow but it was the false prophets who came.

Refwatch: Craig Hicks to take charge of AFC Wimbledon vs MK Dons Brett Huxtable will take charge of MK Dons' Carabao Cup first round fixture away against AFC Wimbledon tonight. Having only taken charge of one game so far this season, Hicks did the rounds in Leagues 1 and 2 last season, officiating 40 games. There, he flashed 114 yellow cards and sent five off.

AFC Wimbledon will refer to MK Dons by full name in League Cup first round AFC Wimbledon will refer to Milton Keynes Dons by their full name for the first time when they meet in the EFL Cup first round on Tuesday evening. It follows talks with the EFL after Wimbledon referred to their rivals as 'MK' on the scoreboard and on the programme cover for their last meeting at Kingsmeadow in 2017.

Plymouth Argyle development squad set for only seven games in Central League Argyle will start their Central League South campaign with an away game against MK Dons on September 10, followed by the visit of Southend United on October 15. Bristol Rovers will come to Home Park on November 5 and the Pilgrims will host Forest Green on December 10.

Is AFC Wimbledon vs MK Dons on TV? Live stream, kick-off time and team news for Carabao Cup clash THE DONS meet the Dons at Kingsmeadow as the Carabao Cup first round gets underway.

Tisdale cannot ignore the rivalry between MK Dons and AFC Wimbledon Paul Tisdale says he has to put the rivalry between MK Dons and AFC Wimbledon aside ahead of their Carabao Cup clash on Tuesday night. While the Carabao Cup clash will be the eighth meeting between the sides, it will be the first experience of the fixture for Tisdale after he took over at Stadium MK 14 months ago.

IFollow Insider: Rhys Healey on AFC Wimbledon cup clash Striker Rhys Healey meets with iFollow MK Dons to discuss the Carabao Cup fixture with AFC Wimbledon…

Press conference: Paul Tisdale's AFC Wimbledon preview Manager Paul Tisdale meets with the media to preview Tuesday's Carabao Cup clash with AFC Wimbledon…

Wimbledon’s Wally Downes: ‘There’s a massive snobbery if you play the ball long’ AFC Wimbledon’s manager tells Ben Fisher about last season’s great escape and how he feels about meeting the club’s bitterest rivals MK Dons in the Carabao Cup.

MK Dons' League Cup first round history: How have their fared? The first round of the Carabao Cup this year has an added spice for MK Dons with the visit to AFC Wimbledon on the cards.

U18 REPORT: Leyton Orient 2-1 MK Dons After last weekend's result at Peterborough United, Jordan Adeyemi and Finlay Lovatt notched a goal each to overcome the Dons by two goals. The visitors got the game underway but it was the Orient youngsters who took the lead inside the opening 8 minutes.

MK Dons got their 2019/20 season up and running with a 1-0 victory at home to Shrewsbury Town 20 other sides took to the pitch for the second time this term as we look at what else happened in League 1 this weekend. It's Blackpool who sit top of the pile in Sky Bet League One, taking the place of their Fylde rivals, Fleetwood Town, courtesy of 3-1 away victory over Southend United.

Report: MK Dons 1-0 Shrewsbury Town Rhys Healey marked his permanent return to MK Dons with a 93rd-minute winner against Shrewsbury Town. In what was a game of few chances, it took until the dying seconds of the game for a winner to be decided. Healey, who had re-joined the Club earlier in the summer, found the back of the net with seconds remaining.

Loan Watch: Jay Bird returns to Hitchin Town Both Laurie Walker and Jay Bird featured for their respective loan sides in the latest round of league fixtures. Bird, who returned to Hitchin Town last week, was put into the starting XI for The Canaries clash with Stourbridge. The 18-year-old impressed on his return to Top Field, with the forward's shot leading to Harry Draper's goal.

Walsh warns new Dons players to 'expect abuse' from AFC Wimbledon Joe Walsh has told the players new to MK Dons rivalry with AFC Wimbledon what to expect from their Carabao Cup clash on Tuesday. Dons travel to The Cherry Red Records Stadium for the third time on Tuesday night for their first round game, in what will be the eighth meeting between the sides since 2012.

Joe Walsh voices relief as MK Dons squeeze Shrewsbury out MK Dons defender Joe Walsh was relieved to see his side get a winner against Shrewsbury after a hard-thought opening game. The Dons player spoke after his team got a late winner against the Shrews at stadium mk courtesy of a 93rd minute goal. He said the team had a bit of a difficult start, but still met the hoped for expectations.

Leyton Orient under-18s secure first Youth Alliance League win against MK Dons Leyton Orient under-18s recorded their first win of the season on the Youth Alliance League as the beat MK Dons 2-1 at Old Chigwellians Training Ground. Jordan Adeyemi and Finlay Lovatt notched the goals for Orient to put them two ahead before the Dons pulled one back in the second half.

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Paul Tisdale looks for to MK Dons to improve after last gasp Shrews success Paul Tisdale has suggested more work is needed for MK Dons to improve after their last gasp victory over Shrewsbury. The Dons boss spoke to the press after his side won their first game of the season against Shrewsbury Town at stadium mk. A last minute goal scored by Rhys Healey via a big deflection off Ethan Ebanks-Landell decided the contest.

Grimsby Town team news, Ahkeem Rose update and Wes Thomas signs for Notts County Doncaster Rovers head to Blundell Park tomorrow night for a Carabao Cup First Round clash against Grimsby Town.

Tis: Much more to come despite opening-day delight Paul Tisdale was thrilled to make a winning start to the 2019/20 campaign and insists there is plenty more to come from his MK Dons side. Tisdale's men beat Shrewsbury Town 1-0 at Stadium MK on Saturday courtesy of a stoppage-time goal from summer signing Rhys Healey.

Russell Martin coaches Dons defenders on-and-off the pitch Fellow defender Joe Walsh heaped praise on Russell Martin after Dons kept a clean sheet in their opening game of the season against Shrewsbury on Saturday. The 33-year-old played in the middle of the three centre halves, between Walsh and George Williams.

Dons rated: Boateng shines against Shrews Hiram Boateng made a fine start to his MK Dons career with a stand-out performance against Shrewsbury on Saturday.

Shrewsbury boss laments Dons' "sucker punch" late winner Sam Ricketts felt Dons had luck on their side after Dons snatched a late 1-0 win over Shrewesbury on Saturday. Ethan Ebanks-Landell got a deflection on Rhys Healey's 92nd minute strike to beat keeper Max O'Leary for the only goal of the game, much to the frustration of the Shrews manager Ricketts.

Game in 2: MK Dons 1-0 Shrewsbury Town Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Highlights from MK Dons' Sky Bet League One win over Shrewsbury Town…

League 1 round-up: Blackpool take over at the top of the table A brace from Nathan Delfouneso ensured Simon Grayson maintained his perfect start to life at Blackpool as they took over at the top of League 1 on Saturday. Three goals in the opening half at Roots Hall wrapped up their 3-1 win, taking over top spot from neighbours Fleetwood.

Walsh was happy to celebrate whoever scored Dons' winner Whether it was a Rhys Healey strike or an Ethan Ebanks-Landell own goal, Joe Walsh didn't mind as Dons claimed a 1-0 win over Shrewsbury. Healey's stoppage time strike was deflected past his own keeper by defender Ebanks-Landell, who spent the 2017/18 season on loan at Stadium MK, to secure Dons' first win of the campaign.

Lots to learn from Dons' late win, says Tis Paul Tisdale said there are plenty of lessons to learn after Dons' stoppage time win over Shrewsbury on Saturday. Substitute Rhys Healey ran off claiming the winner, albeit via a fortuitous deflection off former Dons loanee Ethan Ebanks-Landell, in the 92nd minute after a game thin on chances, as Dons opened their League 1 account at Stadium MK.

MK Dons 1 Shrewsbury Town 0 - Report and pictures O'Leary; Williams, Ebanks-Landell, Pierre; Love, Vincelot, Edwards, McCormick, Giles; Whalley, Morison. Subs not used: Murphy, Golbourne, Rowland, Eisa. Referee: Brett Huxtable. Attendance: 7,967.

Dons open their account with a late winner against Shrewsbury An own goal in stoppage time secured MK Dons all three points in a narrow 1-0 win over Shrewsbury on Saturday. Ethan Ebanks-Landell, who spent Dons' last League 1 campaign on loan at Stadium MK, diverted Rhys Healey's stoppage time strike past keeper Max O'Leary to hand Dons all three points.

Late drama sees MK Dons get win over Shrewsbury A combination of Rhys Healey and Ethan Ebanks-Landell saw MK Dons win their opener against Shrewsbury Town in added time. The game looked to be petering out into stalemate after a tight match throughout, as both sides struggled to break through the opposing backline.

Match Report: MK Dons 1 - 0 Shrewsbury Town Shrewsbury Town suffer late heartache as they fall to a narrow defeat against newly-promoted MK Dons. Ethan Ebanks-Landell handed his former club a gift, as he diverted the ball into the back of the net in injury time. Town were unable to penetrate the Dons defence, despite enjoying their fair share of the play.

Milton Keynes Dons v Shrewsbury Town Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Milton Keynes Dons and Shrewsbury Town.

MK Dons 1-0 Shrewsbury Town - Lewis Cox's player ratings Omar Beckles - Came in from the cold early on and stood firm like his defensive team-mates. Took his chance in the side well. Fejiri Okenabirhie - Some decent touches but no telling impact. Brad Walker - Didn't affect things. Subs not used: Murphy, Golbourne, Rowland, Eisa.

MK Dons vs Shrewsbury - all the action LIVE from Stadium MK MK Dons' season is finally getting underway when they take on Shrewsbury Town today.

Sam Ricketts: Shrewsbury should have had three penalties Shrewsbury manager Sam Ricketts believes his side were denied three clear penalties as they suffered a 1-0 defeat to MK Dons. The Shrews boss admitted his side were not up to scratch during their trip to Stadium MK but remained defiant in defeat as the hosts grabbed all three points in the last minute.

Former MK Dons academy player Kevin Danso joins Southampton MK Dons academy graduate Kevin Danso has returned to English football after signing on loan for Southampton. The centre-back joins the Premier League side on a season long loan from German side Augsburg.

Rhys Healey leaves it late as Dons snatch victory Rhys Healey scored a last-minute winner as MK Dons' Sky Bet League One campaign got up and running with a 1-0 victory over Shrewsbury. This was the Dons' first game of the season following their opening-day postponement at Bury, and they left it late to snatch the points when Healey netted in the third minute of stoppage time.

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Dons head into League One with ambition Paul Tisdale meets with the media to preview his side's Sky Bet League One opener against Shrewsbury Town… Paul Tisdale says his MK Dons are heading into the season with ambitions to be competitive at the business end of the campaign.

MK Dons v Shrewsbury Town preview: Donald Love-ing life back at home It’s a long way from Sunderland but Donald Love is already feeling at home in this part of the country.

'Overcooked' Dons ready for their first game He admits he doesn't know whether an extra week of preparation will have helped or hindered Dons, but Paul Tisdale says they are more than ready to start the season now. After their game with Bury was suspended, Dons were left with a watching brief last weekend as the rest of League 1 got underway.

Shrewsbury look much-improved compared to last season There is optimism around Shrewsbury Town - Dons' opponents this weekend. When the sides a little over a year ago, Shrews were destined for the play-offs, while Dons were already relegated from League 1.

Match Preview: MK Dons v Shrewsbury Town Shrewsbury Town will be looking to maintain their perfect start to the season when they face recently promoted MK Dons. "More of the same lads." That will be the message from boss Sam Ricketts following Shrewsbury's impressive 1-0 victory against promotion favourites Portsmouth.

MK Dons New Signings Need to Make the Perfect Start Against Shrewsbury Town With many new additions to the squad, the MK Dons new signings will need to get off to the perfect start if they are to set the foundations of success for the season. Eight new players have come through the doors at Stadium MK this summer, but not all of them will be thrown in from the start.

Refwatch: Brett Huxtable takes charge of Dons vs Shrewsbury Brett Huxtable will take charge of MK Dons' opening game of the season against Shrewbury. Known to dish a card or three during his games, Huxtable, from Devon, flashed yellow cards during his 37 outings last season, with the red brandished seven times.

Paul provides positive squad update ahead of opener Paul Tisdale meets with the media to preview his side's Sky Bet League One opener against Shrewsbury Town… Paul Tisdale provided a positive update on his MK Dons side when speaking to the press ahead of Saturday's season opener. The Dons begin their 2019/20 campaign this weekend when they welcome Shrewsbury Town to Stadium MK.

Press conference: Russell Martin previews season opener Russell Martin meets with the media to preview Saturday's clash with Shrewsbury Town…

Press conference: Paul Tisdale on Shrewsbury opener Paul Tisdale meets with the media to preview his side's Sky Bet League One opener against Shrewsbury Town…

Tisdale wants Dons in the League 1 play-off mix Having seen Luton Town bounce from League 2 to the second tier in consecutive seasons, Tisdale says Dons should be aiming for a play-off spot this season, or at least in the mix come Christmas time, with a view to returning to the Championship. He said: "Why not?

Top-flight deadline day will open up more opportunities for 'attractive' Dons While Premier League and Championship clubs frantically get their transfer deals over the line before the deadline, Paul Tisdale is looking forward to a new pool of players becoming available.

Sam Ricketts: MK Dons have advantage over Shrewsbury Town Sam Ricketts reckons Shrewsbury Town are at a disadvantage to MK Dons as tomorrow’s hosts prepare for their first match of the League One season.

No plans to retire yet for Russell Martin Russell Martin has no designs on quitting football just yet as he prepares to start his 16th season. The 33-year-old completed his set of promotions last time out as he helped Dons out of League 2, following it up with a celebration match at Norwich City alongside Wes Hoolahan as the Canaries celebrated their careers with the club.

Bury given two weeks before they are kicked out of the EFL After a third game was suspended by the EFL, Bury have been informed they have two more weeks before they are expelled from League 1.

Bury face 14-day deadline to avoid EFL expulsion as Carabao Cup tie suspended Bury have already had their opening two matches of the League One season against MK Dons and Accrington postponed. Related: ‘It can’t be allowed to die’: Bury facing empty days and uncertain future Continue reading…

TBT: Dons edge five-goal thriller with Shrews Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Milton Keynes Dons v Shrewsbury Highlights.

Bury on the brink of suspension from the EFL Bury, who have already had their opening matches of the League One season against MK Dons and Accrington Stanley postponed by the EFL, have been continuous members of the competition since 1894. Their current owner Steve Dale earlier this week revealed that Dave Jones, the former Hartlepool United manager, is advising him.

Loan watch: Laurie involved in Tuesday night thriller Laurie Walker and Hampton and Richmond Borough were involved in a seven-goal thriller on Tuesday evening. The goalkeeper, on a season-long loan with the South West London club, produced some excellent saves throughout but couldn't prevent his side suffering a 4-3 defeat to Havant and Waterlooville.

Tottenham news: Dele Alli reveals Steven Gerrard and Ronaldinho were his ultimate childhood idols The Tottenham star attributed the influence of the Barcelona and Liverpool legends to his own rise from League One football at MK Dons to the top flight.

We've seen you before: Shrewsbury Town MK Dons kick off their League 1 campaign the same way their previous spell in the division ended - with a game against Shrewsbury.

The business Bristol City have done on summer transfer deadline days gone by Arsenal's Eddie Nketiah is a main target, while City have been linked with a host of names in recent days as the deadline approaches. But should things go down to the wire, what is the Robins' record like in doing deals under pressure? We've had a look back at summer deadline days gone by to assess their hit rate.

Tottenham news: Dele Alli reveals how he's modelled his game on idols Ronaldinho & Steven Gerrard - Goal.com Dele Alli has revealed that former Barcelona midfielder Ronaldinho and ex-Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard were his idols growing up. The Tottenham star, who joined Spurs from MK Dons back in 2015, has carved out a reputation as one of Europe's top midfielders and has already made 131 Premier League appearances, scoring 42 goals.

IFollow Insider: Boateng ready for season opener Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Midfielder Hiram Boateng speaks to iFollow MK Dons to preview Saturday's clash against Shrewsbury Town…

Bury EXCLUSIVE: Owner Steve Dale accuses EFL of 'having an agenda' against in-trouble club and claims 'they don't care if we go down' Bury owner Steve Dale has accursed the English Football League of ‘having an agenda’ against in-trouble club during an exclusive interview with talkSPORT's Jim White.

A big season ahead for Callum Brittain Dons' promotion back to League 1 was a relief to everyone involved in the club, but for Callum Brittain, it should see him return to his finest form. Dropping from League 1 to League 2 proved to be a tough transition for the young defender last season.

Chelsea youngster Ugbo heads to Netherlands on loan Ike Ugbo has become the latest Chelsea youngster to move to the Netherlands on loan. Ugbo, twice an FA Youth Cup winner with Chelsea, has previously been on loan at Scunthorpe, MK Dons and Barnsley. The Blues are keen for him to pick up more first-team experience and he joins a side which finished 13th in their division last season.

Coventry City news: Club agree deal to sign Peterborough United striker Godden Coventry City have agreed a deal to sign Peterborough United striker Matt Godden after a breakthrough in talks, Football Insider understands. Portsmouth and MK Dons have been linked with moves for Godden this summer, but now Coventry have stolen in to agree a deal with Peterborough for the striker.

Leasing.com to become new sponsor of EFL Trophy The EFL and Leasing.com have today announced a three-year deal that will see the leading new car marketplace become the Official Title Sponsor of the EFL Trophy. The exclusive partnership sees the competition become known as the 'Leasing.com Trophy' with immediate effect, with the deal running until the conclusion of the 2021/22 season.

Checkatrade Trophy changes name to Leasing.com Trophy "We want Leasing.com to become a household name and what better way to achieve that than to sponsor one of the most high-profile tournaments in English football. "The EFL Trophy continues to grow every year and has huge potential, so it's a perfect partnership and we can't wait to get the ball rolling."

Loan Watch: Walker saves penalty in Hampton and Richmond debut While MK Dons weren't in action this past Saturday, keeper Laurie Walker made his debut for loan Club Hampton and Richmond Borough. The Beavers travelled to Chelmsford City FC and were behind just two minutes into the game as Tom Jelley's attempted clearance snuck into his own net.

MK Dons' new squad numbers ahead of League 1 season MK Dons have revealed their squad numbers ahead of the new season.

Win a pair of tickets to see AFC Wimbledon vs MK Dons in League Cup first round Evening Standard have five pairs of tickets in the home end to give away for AFC Wimbledon derby against MK Dons in the Carabao Cup. Courtesy of Carabao Energy Drink, we have 10 tickets for AFC Wimbledon fans to attend the much-anticipated cup clash at Kingsmeadow on Tuesday, August 13.

'Not for me' - Stoke City in hunt to sign out-of-favour Premier League player: The verdict Long has been at Turf Moor since 2010 making 47 appearances, but has had a number of spells out on-loan including two spells at Accrington Stanley plus Rochdale, Portsmouth, Barnsley and MK Dons. So would Long be a good signing for Stoke and do the Potters really need him?

From death threats to parcels of POO… Bury owner Steve Dale reveals toxic inside track at League One crisis club BURY owner Steve Dale claims he has received death threats from fans, while his daughter received a gift-wrapped box containing POO. Dale, 64, was supposed to be watching the Shakers host MK Dons at Gigg Lane on Saturday. But instead, he says, he was entertaining police at his home.

Tisdale's Dons make most of free Saturday Manager Paul Tisdale believes MK Dons made the most of their free Saturday. The Dons were due to begin their 2019/20 campaign this weekend but the EFL's decision to suspend the fixture with Bury means they won't kick-off their season until 10 August when they welcome Shrewsbury Town to Stadium MK.

Freeview: Paul Tisdale on competitive training match Paul Tisdale speaks to iFollow MK Dons after his side were put through paces in a competitive training match at Woughton on the Green, in the absence of their opening day fixture…

League 1 round-up: Fleetwood and Blackpool lead the way as Dons watch on Neighbours Fleetwood and Blackpool sit atop League 1 after most of the division got underway on Saturday. MK Dons were given a watching brief on the opening day of the season with Bury's financial problems prompting the EFL to suspend their opening two fixtures of the campaign.

Dons put through their paces in absence of opening fixture Paul Tisdale's MK Dons squad were put through their paces on Saturday morning in a competitive in-house training match. MK Dons were due to begin their Sky Bet League One campaign away at Bury on Saturday but the EFL took the decision earlier this week to suspend the match, meaning they won't begin their 2019/20 season until 10 August.

Bury's first two League One fixtures suspended over debts Bury have had their first two matches of the season against Milton Keynes Dons and Accrington Stanley suspended after the third-tier club failed to provide a viable plan to settle their debts, the English Football League has said.

Bury have second game of the season called off as chairman Steve Dale slams EFL as 'destroyer of clubs' Bury have now had their League One season opener against MK Dons and next weekend’s game at Accrington suspended by the league.

EFL suspends second Bury fixture against Accrington Stanley The EFL has suspended Bury's second fixture of the season against Accrington Stanley as the club's financial crisis continues. The Shakers' opener against MK Dons, due to take place on August 3, was suspended after the club failed to satisfy the EFL that they have the necessary finances in place.

MK Dons 2019-20 Season Preview For most clubs, the new season will start this weekend and with it bring the usual hopes and dreams that only a lucky few will see realised. But in one of the odder starts of recent years, MK Dons will have an extra week to prepare for all that.

Supporters turn out for Squad Presentation Evening MK Dons held their annual Squad Presentation Evening at Stadium MK on Thursday night where Paul Tisdale's side were presented with their shirt and squad numbers ahead of the new campaign. Every member of the squad, bar Ryan Harley who couldn't attend the event, was officially handed their shirt for the 2019/20 season by manager Paul Tisdale.

Bury have another League One fixture suspended by EFL Crisis club Bury have had their second fixture of the new season suspended. Bury's opening League One match against MK Dons this weekend was shelved after the club failed to satisfy the English Football League that they have the necessary finances in place.

IFollow Insider: Reeves on Stadium MK return Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Midfielder Ben Reeves meets with iFollow MK Dons to discuss his return to the Dons…

EFL suspends Bury's season opener against MK Dons over funding issues "As a result of not meeting Monday's 5pm deadline, which had been extended on two previous occasions, the EFL Board feels it has been placed in an unenviable position and, regrettably, has opted to take the reluctant decision to suspend Saturday's opening day fixture with MK Dons under the provision of EFL Regulation 28.2.

Doncaster Rovers v Gillingham: 'Steve Evans has embraced all-things Gills' - the opposition view Just like at Doncaster Rovers, it has been a summer of change for Gillingham with a considerable new presence on the sidelines.

Ben Reeves: Milton Keynes Dons re-sign midfielder after two years at Charlton Athletic Milton Keynes Dons re-sign midfielder Ben Reeves after two years at Charlton Athletic.

MK Dons confirm re-signing of midfielder Ben Reeves MK Dons have confirmed they have re-signed midfielder Ben Reeves. Reeves returns two years after leaving the club to join Charlton Athletic, who released him at the end of last season. The midfielder has been training with MK Dons and has played in several of the club's pre-season friendlies.

Ben Reeves Re-Signs For MK Dons MK Dons have re-signed former midfielder Ben Reeves after his release from Charlton Athletic this summer. Reeves initially joined the Dons in 2013 but left at the end of the 2016/17 season to sign for the Addicks.

Houghton: We won't lose focus despite disruption Jordan Houghton, however, insists that while the situation isn't ideal, it won't disrupt the training plans for the rest of the campaign.

Press conference: Jordan Houghton enjoys St. Neots run out Jordan Houghton speaks to the media after the 6-0 win over Saint Neots Town and discusses the EFL's decision to suspend MK Dons' opening game of the season…

Tis disappointed but pragmatic after Bury opener is suspended Paul Tisdale expressed his disappointment with Saturday's suspended season-opener but insists MK Dons will use the next week-and-a-half to ensure they are ready for their Stadium MK clash with Shrewsbury Town.

Press conference: Bowery on St Neots victory Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Forward Jordan Bowery meets with the media to discuss the 6-0 victory over St Neots Town…

Houghton happy after one-sided St Neots thrashing Dons' 6-0 win over St Neots was done properly, according to midfielder Jordan Houghton. With their game on Saturday against Bury suspended, Dons fielded a much stronger side than initially anticipated at non-league St Neots, and the quality shone through from the off.

Dons players hope for a resolution after opening day game is suspended Jordans Houghton and Bowery hope for a swift conclusion to the saga surrounding Bury after the opening game of the season was suspended on Monday night. Dons are being made to wait to play their League 1 opener after the Shakers were found to be in breach of EFL regulations, prompting the governing body to suspend the game until further notice.

Bowery wanted more pre-season goals in Dons colours Jordan Bowery admitted he felt like his first Dons goal would never come before he lashed home their fifth against St Neots on Tuesday night.

Maidstone United new boy Saidou Khan tells how MK Dons move collapsed Saidou Khan is determined to show his worth at Maidstone - a year after a Football League move collapsed. Khan was on the verge of joining MK Dons but when caretaker boss Keith Millen missed out on the top job to Paul Tisdale, the deal fell through.

MK Dons voice disappointment after Bury postponement MK Dons have released a statement confirming they are disappointed with the news of the postponement of their opening fixture at Bury. The club released a statement yesterday in response to the decision by the EFL to suspend the opening day match between Bury and MK Dons at Gigg Lane after Bury's financial trouble.

Report: St Neots Town 0-6 MK Dons MK Dons continued their pre-season exploits on Tuesday afternoon as they overcame St Neots Town 0-6. With Saturday's Sky Bet League One clash with Bury suspended, Paul Tisdale used Tuesday's clash to give valuable match minutes to his first-team squad.

Dons hit St Neots for six It was a routine win for a stronger than expected MK Dons side as they thrashed St Neots Town 6-0. Goals from Baily Cargill, Hiram Boateng and Kieran Agard put Dons 3-0 up at the break before a Callum Brittain brace either side of Jordan Bowery's strike completed the rout.

Bury chairman Steve Dale accuses EFL of 'injustice' Bury chairman Steve Dale has accused the EFL of an "injustice" after the club's opening game of the League Two season was postponed. The EFL announced on Monday that the Shakers' fixture against MK Dons on Saturday would not take place because it is "not satisfied" with the club's financial assurances.

Jack Moore-Taylor: 'MK Dons still focused despite cancelled season opener' MK Dons' opening game with Bury was suspended by the EFL.

MK Dons to remain focused after season opener with Bury suspended - Moore-Taylor The Dons were due to travel to Gigg Lane for their Sky Bet League One opener against the Shakers on Saturday. Bury failed to meet the EFL's 5pm Monday deadline to show evidence of financial viability, leading to the governing body to suspend the game.

Freeview: Paul Tisdale on suspended Bury clash Sign in or register to watch. Subscribe to watch. Paul Tisdale gives his reaction to the EFL's decision to suspend Saturday's game with Bury…

Bury FC chairman responds to Football League over opening game postponement The EFL took the drastic step of calling off Bury's game with MK Dons - now the club's owner has had his say.

Tisdale on the look-out for another game after Dons' opener is suspended MK Dons will be looking for another opponent to play this week after their game with Bury was suspended. Without a game scheduled for this Saturday when the rest of League 1 kicks off, Dons could be left without a game for 11 days before they are due to play Shrewsbury at home on August 10.

Dons will fight to ensure no-one is out of pocket as a result of Bury game suspension MK Dons will put all financial losses to the EFL and an independent commissioner to make sure Dons fans are not left out of pocket after the opening game of the season was suspended.

Bury game suspension 'doesn't seem quite right' says Dons director Andrew Cullen believes MK Dons are being made to suffer as a result of Bury's inability to provide the EFL with enough evidence to allow them to host the opening game of the season on Saturday.

League One 2019-20 season preview Sunderland, who lost the League One play-off final in May, are fancied again with Portsmouth while Peterborough and post-Oyston Blackpool could challenge for play-off spots.

Bury chairman accuses EFL of `injustice´ over postponed… The EFL announced on Monday that the Shakers' fixture against MK Dons on Saturday would not take place because it is "not satisfied" with the club's financial assurances.

Stabilising MK Dons Must Be Main Priority For Paul Tisdale This Season Just surviving, though, might still be viewed as a failure in the eyes of some. The club should also be looking to stabilise once again and begin to prepare themselves for another promotion assault. That most likely won't happen in 2019/20, especially with League One now containing sides such as Sunderland, Portsmouth and Ipswich Town.

Bury's League One opener is suspended Bury's opening Sky Bet League One match against MK Dons has been suspended after failing to satisfy the English Football League that the club have the necessary finances in place. And the Shakers' second fixture, away at Accrington Stanley the following Saturday, is already under threat if suitable proof cannot be produced by noon on Friday.

Bury’s opening League One match vs MK Dons suspended Bury's opening League One match against MK Dons has been suspended after failing to satisfy the English Football League that the club have the necessary finances in place. And the Shakers' second fixture, away at Accrington Stanley the following Saturday, is already under threat if suitable proof cannot be produced by noon on Friday.

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Club statement: Bury v MK Dons suspended MK Dons have released the following in relation to the statement made by the EFL earlier this evening. MK Dons are hugely disappointed that our opening day fixture against Bury has been suspended.

MK Dons show sympathy to Bury plight after game is suspended MK Dons have shown sympathy to Bury’s plight after seeing their opening day game at Gigg Lane suspended.

Bury vs MK Dons called off by EFL over funding issues but Wycombe vs Bolton cleared to go ahead Both clubs had been given until 5pm on Monday to provide the necessary information to show they had the finances to be able to fulfil league requirements.

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Bury v MK Dons called off by EFL but Wycombe v Bolton to go ahead Bury's opening League One game against Milton Keynes Dons on Saturday is suspended by the EFL, but Bolton's first game at Wycombe goes ahead.

Frustration for MK Dons as Bury game is suspended MK Dons want a resolution sooner rather than later after their opening game of the season against Bury on Saturday was suspended.

EFL postpones Bury's League One opener against MK Dons And the Shakers' second fixture, away at Accrington Stanley the following Saturday, is already under threat if suitable proof cannot be produced by noon on Friday. However, Bolton's League One match against Wycombe Wanderers will go ahead on Saturday after the EFL declared itself satisfied about their financial position.

EFL suspend Bury's opening League One game at MK Dons Bury’s opening day game at MK Dons has been suspended by the EFL.

Oakley: Plenty to take from Northampton test Assistant manager Matt Oakley believes MK Dons can learn from Friday's pre-season friendly with Northampton Town. The Dons visited the PTS Academy Stadium last week for a warm-up match against the Cobblers, with the Northamptonshire outfit coming out on top 2-1 despite Kieran Agard's late goal.

EFL statement - Bury v MK Dons suspended As a result of not meeting Monday's 5pm deadline, which had been extended on two previous occasions, the EFL Board feels it has been placed in an unenviable position and, regrettably, has opted to take the reluctant decision to suspend Saturday's opening day fixture with MK Dons under the provision of EFL Regulation 28.2.

EFL suspend Bury v MK Dons opening day match The EFL have confirmed they have suspended the opening day fixture between Bury and MK Dons in light of The Shakers' financial troubles. In a statement released late on Monday, the EFL confirmed they have taken the decision following discussions with the club as to how the club can be funded going forward.

EFL postpone Dons' opening day clash with Bury MK Dons will have to wait for another week to play their opening League 1 game after the EFL postponed this Saturday's game with Bury. Bury's failure to provide assurances they can see out the entire season at this stage has forced the governing body to postpone the fixture, and potentially Bury's game with Accrington on Saturday August 10.

Milton Keynes Dons clinch promotion from League Two as Macclesfield Town survive NOTTS County's misery at Swindon Town meant elation for Macclesfield Town as they survived the drop in League Two courtesy of a 1-1 home draw with Cambridge United, who led through Paul Lewis' 44th-minute strike. Elliott Durrell equalised for the Silkmen in the second half.

England U21 to play Austria EURO U21 qualifier in Milton Keynes MK Dons have confirmed the England U21 team will play a European Championships qualifier at their ground. The England U21 team will host Austria on October 15th, with the match scheduled to be a 7:45pm kick-off. It will be the junior team's first visit to Milton Keynes since 2013.

Rhys: Tis key in Stadium MK switch Rhys Healey speaks with the media about his first two weeks back with MK Dons… It's safe to say that Rhys Healey is delighted to return to MK Dons on a permanent basis, with the striker noting that it was an easy decision for him to make to re-join the Club.

Port Vale's last opponents have game suspended because of financial crisis The Shakers were due to kick off their campaign against MK Dons on Saturday but the EFL have stepped in because of financial concerns about the club. Bury were warned last week that the game would be suspended unless they could provide financial information and evidence today.

Bury's League One opening match against MK Dons on Saturday suspended Bury's Sky Bet League One match against MK Dons on Saturday has been suspended, but Bolton's league opener will go ahead, EFL. has announced.

Bolton WILL play opening day fixture against Wycombe but Bury miss deadline and will NOT face MK Dons BOLTON'S players have refused to train after being told the money they are due will only be paid back in stages - but they WILL play on Saturday. However, League Two Bury will NOT play their opening match and may even have their second game suspended.

How have MK Dons done on the opening day of the season? While their League 1 opener against Bury remains under threat, Dons have a pretty good record on the first day of a new campaign. In 15 games, Dons have lost just three times in the curtain raiser, winning six and drawing six.

EFL statement: Bury v MK Dons update Following extensive discussions with the Administrators of Bolton Wanderers, the ownership at Bury and the Professional Footballers' Association over the course of the weekend some progress has been achieved in regard to the respective challenges they currently face.

MK Dons First Game of Season could be Cancelled MK Dons' opening fixture against Bury could be suspended due to issues surrounding Bury's ownership. The EFL have made this statement.

EFL extend Bury's deadline as MK Dons are made to wait The first game of the season remains under threat for MK Dons after the EFL gave Bury an extended stay of execution until 5pm to prove they can complete League 1. On Friday night, the authority had given the Shakers until midday to provide them with assurances, however that deadline has now been extended to 5pm this evening.

EFL 2019-20: Choose your Championship, League One & League Two promotion winners Have a go at BBC Sport's promotion predictor for the Championship, League One and League Two.

St. Neots Town tickets - prices for Tuesday's pre-season finale! Entry prices have been confirmed for Tuesday's pre-season finale at Saint Neots Town. Paul Tisdale's men travel to the Premier Plus Stadium on Tuesday evening for their final warm-up match ahead of the 2019/20 campaign. Kick-off is at 7pm. Entry is priced at £5 adults and £2 16-17 years while under-16s go FREE.

Baily happy to be back on the pitch Baily Cargill speaks exclusively to iFollow MK Dons after making his return to action in the pre-season friendly with Hemel Hempstead Town… Baily Cargill took on the role of supporter at the end of last season and while the defender enjoyed cheering his teammates on to promotion, he is much happier being back on the pitch.

Charlton sweat over Chuks Aneke's injury against Aston Villa Lee Bowyer is hoping Chuks Aneke's hamstring injury is not serious after the new signing limped off the pitch in Charlton's 4-1 defeat to Aston Villa. The striker, who was brought in from MK Dons earlier this summer, broke down during a promising move before being immediately replaced with Albie Morgan.

Transfer news: Aaron Tshibola told he can leave Aston Villa with Doncaster keen Aaron Tshibola, 24, has been told he can leave Villa Park on a free having spent the last two seasons on loan at MK Dons and Kilmarnock, who finished third in the SPL.

Dons are hopeful Bury game gets played MK Dons will continue to prepare as usual until told one way or another about their game with Bury. The EFL will decide on Monday at midday whether the Shakers can provide assurances they can see out the entire season.

Bury's opening League One game against MK Dons under threat "The EFL board met today in respect of the ongoing matters at Bury where it determined that if the league is not in receipt of the previously requested information by 12pm on Monday, July 29, then the club's opening day fixture with MK Dons will be suspended," said a statement released on Friday.

Disappointing result but Dons won't dwell on Northampton defeat Matt Oakley said as disappointing as losing to Northampton Town was on Friday night, he is not too worried by the result. Goals from Sam Hoskins and Harry Smith gave Cobblers a 2-0 lead at the PTS Academy Stadium before Kieran Agard pulled one back with four minutes to go.

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Bury's opening-day League One game against MK Dons in serious doubt - Football News - Bury have been deducted 12 points ahead of the new season. Bury have been given until noon on Monday to prove they can repay their debts or face having their opening match of the new Sky Bet League One season against MK Dons suspended.

Bury FC: EFL warns club opening game against MK Dons could be suspended Bury's opening match of the season will be suspended if they do not provide proof of their financial viability by Monday.

Milton Keynes Dons MK Dons have released the following, after the EFL's statement this evening. "The Club were, this evening, made aware by the EFL of the potential suspension of our opening day fixture against Bury.

Oakley does not rule out a Dons move for Ben Reeves MK Dons may make a move for Ben Reeves after all, assistant manager Matt Oakley has confirmed. Reeves played in a third pre-season friendly on Friday night, making another substitute appearance against Northampton Town, teeing up Kieran Agard to score Dons' only goal in a 2-1 defeat at the PTS Academy Stadium.

Dons' first game in jeopardy with EFL to announce Bury's fate on Monday MK Dons will discover at midday on Monday whether their opening day of the season clash with Bury will go ahead.

Dons suffer first pre-season loss to Northampton Town MK Dons lost for the first time this pre-season as they were out-played by Northampton Town at the PTS Academy Stadium on Friday night. Goals in either half from Sam Hoskins and Harry Smith put Keith Curle's side in control, but it should have been more had Smith and Andy Williams found the target later on.

Bury v MK Dons in Doubt Due to Bury's Ongoing Problems Bury v MK Dons on the opening day of the League One season looks increasingly likely not to go ahead due to Bury's ongoing crisis.

EFL warn cash-strapped Bury that their opening League One game against MK Dons could be suspended The English Football League have warned Bury that their opening League One game against MK Dons will be suspended if they fail to provide evidence their debts can be paid.

Cash-strapped Bury risk the suspension of opening fixture against MK Dons Bury have been given until noon on Monday to prove they can repay their debts or their opening match of the Sky Bet League One season will be suspended. The cash-strapped Shakers - last week deducted 12 points ahead of the new campaign after entering a Company Voluntary Agreement - remain under threat of expulsion from the league.

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England U21s to play in Milton Keynes Stadium MK will play host to England U21s' 2021 Euro qualifier against Austria later this year. Aidy Boothroyd's side will return to Milton Keynes on Tuesday October 15. The U21s last played in Milton Keynes in 2013, where a brace from Saido Berahino and a goal from Michael Keane secured a 3-0 win over Finland.

Dons to keep strict travel arrangements for AFC Wimbledon clash MK Dons fans wanting to travel for the Carabao Cup first round game against AFC Wimbledon must use official transport to the game 'in the interests of safety.' Dons' previous two trips to Kingston-upon-Thames have seen fans ushered into the Cherry Red Records Stadium with a police escort.

EFL League Two transfer news: A complete list of done deals across the division Grimsby Town have made five signings during the summer transfer window - but what about other EFL League Two clubs?

Northampton friendly could be the last prep for Dons' first-teamers Friday night's game with Northampton Town may be the last time many of Dons' first-teamers get game-time before the start of the new season.

Lewington: Squad is in a good place Dean Lewington speaks with the local media with just over a week to go until MK Dons' Sky Bet League One opener with Bury… Following MK Dons' 1-0 win over Hemel Hempstead on Tuesday night, Dean Lewington insists Paul Tisdale's side are in a good place heading into the upcoming campaign.

Quest is on to find an MK Dons super fan Are you an MK Dons super fan eager to take part in a forum with Colin Murray? EFL on Quest is back for 2019/20 and they are looking for help from the fans to launch the brand new season. Quest is looking for an MK Dons fan to take part in the kick-off event at The Valley in London on Wednesday July 31 at 1pm.

Northampton Town to provide an 'easier' test for Dons Friday night’s friendly with Northampton Town could be an ‘easier’ prospect for MK Dons than their games against non-league opposition, according to Dean Lewington.

We've seen you before: Northampton Town MK Dons and Northampton Town are separated by just 22 miles, and they have crossed paths plenty of times down the years.

Relief at last for Cargill after he makes his Dons return He admitted he was still a bit rusty after four months out, but Baily Cargill was relieved to be back in an MK Dons shirt on Tuesday night. The defender missed the promotion run-in last season, making just 10 appearances in 2019 before being sidelined with an ankle injury.

Forest Green Rovers' former Birmingham City midfielder "signs deal" with Bury after impressing against Blackburn Rovers Former Cheltenham Town defender Troy Brown also turned out for Bury. He was released by Exeter City at the end of last season and has since had trials at MK Dons and Stevenage.