UK time is: 22:52:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Too Offensive, Too Open And Too Expansive

MK Dons missed out on a chance to close the gap on the league one play offs when they lost 2-0 at struggling Crewe on Tuesday night.

Karl Robinson believes that the thing that let his side down, other than conceding the two goals and missing a penalty, was ill-discipline.

The MK Dons boss said: 'The game hinged on us being very good for 30 minutes then us losing discipline.

'We became too offensive, too open and too expansive. We've conceded 15 goals in the last seven games and that isn't acceptable.

'People were doing their own thing through an eagerness to do too much. We've got to be little bit more honest and open with ourselves.

'We weren't horrendous. We weren't really poor. We were just indisciplined at key moments of the game.'

Chuks Aneke and Ajay Leitch-Smith scored the goals to give Crewe the win, which could've been different had Darren Potter not had his spot kick saved or Samir Carruthers been denied by the bar, but that's the way it sometimes goes.

Robinson is happy, in a way, that he now has a free weekend (as MK Dons are out of the FA cup) and looks forward to working with the players on the training ground.

It was also announced today that the postponed game with Preston, due to Preston's continued FA cup involvement, will now be played on Tuesday 18th February with a 7.45pm kick off.

This site is looking for an editor (at least contributor), so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports them we would love to share it with the masses!

To find out more
***CLICK HERE***




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 22 2014

Time: 11:11PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent MK Dons Articles

Robbo's View: MK Dons 2-2 Rochdale (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Stats: MK Dons v Rochdale (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Report: MK Dons 2-2 Rochdale (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Preview: MK Dons vs Rochdale (Monday November 24 2014)

Robbo's View: MK Dons 1-0 Port Vale (Sunday November 23 2014)

Stats: MK Dons v Port Vale (Saturday November 22 2014)

Report: MK Dons 1-0 Port Vale (Saturday November 22 2014)

Hickford joins Boreham Wood (Friday November 21 2014)

Preview: MK Dons vs Port Vale (Friday November 21 2014)

Alli Stars in England Win (Saturday November 15 2014)

Archived MK Dons Articles

List All Vital MK Dons  Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bristol City 18 10 6 2 14 36
2. Swindon 18 10 5 3 15 35
3. Preston 18 10 4 4 11 34
4. MK Dons 16 9 4 3 14 31
5. Sheff Utd 17 9 3 5 4 30
6. Notts County 17 8 5 4 8 29
7. Rochdale 18 8 3 7 11 27

Breaking League News

Johnson Signs Eaves On Loan
Yeovil : 27/11/2014 22:00:00
O'Grady Joins On Loan
Sheff Utd : 27/11/2014 21:53:00
Hill Pleased With A Point
Rochdale : 27/11/2014 21:38:00
Nimely Joins Vale
Port Vale : 27/11/2014 21:29:00
Two In And Two Out On Deadline
Oldham : 27/11/2014 21:19:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MK Dons vs Port Vale?
Suggested By:  
MK Dons win 51%
Port Vale win 16%
Draw 33%