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Moore praises MK Dons’ “Goalkeepers Union”

1 March 2019

Despite replacing Lee Nicholls in the Starting XI in recent weeks, Stuart Moore has heaped praise on his team-mate for his supportive nature and hard-working attitude.

Moore has featured three times in Sky Bet League Two this season after deputising in the league at Newport County in mid-February. 

Moore spoke highly of Nicholls and how he’s dealt with the situation, noting his performances in training has kept the 24-year-old on his toes.

“Lee has been different class with me,” Moore told the media ahead of Saturday’s clash at Stadium MK.

“His attitude with me has been brilliant. He still works hard in training and has been really supportive with me.

“The whole group here is very supportive – there is no bad blood there.” 

Moore added how biding his time can be a mental challenge – but one he was prepared for, while also noting that featuring for the Under-23s was integral to keeping his sharpness up.

“No-one wants to lose their place, and you never wish it on anyone - but you just have to be ready for your chance. 

“As a goalkeeper, it's a difficult position to be in. If you're not playing, you have to look to get game time elsewhere - for me, it was the U23s games.

“I knew, once I got my chance, I'd be ready. It's difficult because as an outfield player, you can just come into games - it's different for a keeper."

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Tickets for Saturday's clash with Crawley Town 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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