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Hard work key to Newport victory for Cisse

Midfielder praises team performance…

25 February 2019

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Ousseynou Cisse says teamwork and togetherness were at the root of MK Dons’ 2-0 win over Newport County.

Cisse’s second-half header put Paul Tisdale’s side on course for victory - with Chuks Aneke securing the victory in the 89th-minute of the clash. 

Cisse noted that the win was a result of the team’s performance with everyone sticking to their tasks in order to get the job done. 

“We all worked hard and got the three points," Cisse told the media following the full-time whistle.

"We needed the goal, the first half was very tough, but we were strong and defended well.  

“The goal made the game open because Newport had to score to equalise - after my goal, we were able to play football and got the second - It was a great performance from the whole team.” 

Cisse concluded his interview with a nod to the Dons supporters who were rewarded with a win at Stadium MK after two successive victories on the road.

“The fans have been great - they travel everywhere to support us. 

“It was an important win for everyone involved and for the fans for sticking with us.”


MK Dons will be looking to make it four wins in a row when they welcome Crawley Town to Stadium MK this Saturday afternoon.

Tickets are priced from £22 adults, £17 over-65s and £7 under-18s while under-12s go FREE with a Young Dons members. Supporters can upgrade their seat to East Centre for just £5 more while an upgrade to clubRed is available for a £10 premium.

Don’t forget, with a Club Dons membership you can enjoy a £5 discount on 10 EFL matches during the 2018/19 season - Young Dons members are entitled to £1 off all 2018/19 EFL matches. Season Ticket holders can also bring a friend for FREE on one occasion during the campaign while Premier Members can do so twice.

To book tickets click HERE, visit the Box Office or call 0333 200 5343. Tickets will be available to buy right up until kick-off.

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