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Conor wants Dons to back-up midweek success

MK Dons will be looking to secure successive wins on Saturday...

5 September 2019

Conor McGrandles wants MK Dons to do what they failed to do so far this season – back up a midweek victory by winning at the weekend.

The Dons beat AFC Wimbledon, Lincoln City and Southend United on Tuesday nights last month but went on to suffer defeat in the match the following Saturday.

After beating Stevenage 3-0 in the Leasing.com Trophy this week – a match in which McGrandles grabbed the opening goal - MK Dons’ Scottish midfielder hopes they can follow up by securing three points over AFC Wimbledon.

“We need to back it up,” McGrandles said after Tuesday’s win at the Lamex Stadium.

“We've had a good midweek performances and not backed it up on a Saturday so it's important to bounce back and put on a good show on Saturday.”

While McGrandles netted the opener, it was Sam Nombe who stole the headlines in midweek by netting a second-half brace – a brace which means he now sits top of the Dons’ scorer charts.

McGrandles, whose tied for second in the team with two goals in all competitions, was full of praise for Nombe.

“He played really well,” he told the media. “I was expecting him to put them goals away because of the way he was playing.

“He did really well in pre-season. He's come back fighting fit and is scoring goals. Two good goals will do his confidence a world of good.

“It'll put pressure on the other strikers, who have been doing well too. It's a good front line.”

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Tickets for Saturday's clash with AFC Wimbledon are on sale to supporters with ticketing history on the Club’s database or those with the following postcodes: MK, LU, SG, NN, OX, HP, CB, PE, AL, CV. Any supporter who doesn’t fit the above criteria will not be able to purchase tickets for this fixture.

Tickets for the match are priced at £22 adults, £17 seniors and £7 under-18s while under-12s go FREE with an accompanying adult. Supporters can upgrade to premium seats in the East Centre for a £5 premium while an upgrade to clubRed is just £10 more.

Club Dons members are entitled to £5 discount on the matchday price for 10 EFL games while Young Dons members can take advantage of a £1 discount on prices.

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


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