Vital Football

Latest Fleetwood Town City News

Cod Army Report: MK Dons 2 Fleetwood 1

MK Dons
2 - 1


21/10/14 - 7:45pm

Attendance: 6,736


Fleetwood's troubles away from Highbury continued as we suffered a fifth successive away defeat as we lost a lead at MK Dons on Tuesday in a 2-1 loss at the Stadium:MK.

MK Dons were in control for most the first half, a first half that failed to see us have a noteworthy effort as such.

Chris Maxwell turned away the best MK Dons effort saving well to keep out a curling Dean Bowditch's shot as we got through to half time level.

Half Time: MK Dons 0 Fleetwood 0

Against the run of play we stunned the hosts early in the second half to go ahead. Conor McLaughlin's long ball found David Ball who finished well, chipping a stranded MK Dons goalkeeper David Martin.

It wasn't a lead that we held for long though as Ben Reeves set up Kyle McFadzean with the defender firing the home side level inside 10 minutes.

We would have been more than happy with a point but we were denied this late on when a Stephen Crainey foul on Samir Carruthers gave them a penalty. Benik Afobe kept his cool to calmly slot home and give them the win they deserved.

Full Time: MK Dons 2 Fleetwood 1

Not an unexpected outcome really, and probably the right result.

We needed to hold the lead that we managed to gain for a little longer and we might have caused an upset.

This site is looking for bloggers, so if you're a fan that can offer us a genuine opinion we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing

Join The Vital Debate

Writer:Vital CodArmy
Date:Wednesday October 22 2014
Time: 9:39AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Whyte v Browne Full Card

Vital Boxing - Frampton Fight Upgraded

Login to post a comment

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Fleetwood
Write For Vital Fleetwood
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Fleetwood v Sheffield United
Suggested By:
Fleetwood win24%
Sheffield United win62%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Fleetwood Town Results (view all)

Fleetwood Town Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League