MK Dons Women were back in league action on Sunday as they travelled to face Portsmouth Women.
It was a tough test for Charlie Bill’s side as they faced a Portsmouth side that have lost just twice this season.
Becki Bath netted a hat-trick, while Tamsin de Bunsen added a fourth for the hosts.
Jade Bell was on the scoresheet for MK Dons as they fell to a 4-1 defeat.
Bill’s side are back in action next Sunday as they face Chichester & Selsey Ladies.
MK Dons XI: Sansom, Boote, Neal, Brighton, Rush, Albert, Pepper, Bell, Barrett, Newsome, Newman.