Quick-fire Dons back in groove

Three first-half goals did the damage as MK Dons recorded back-to-back wins with a 3-0 victory at home to Port Vale.

Last Updated: 21/12/13 at 19:29

Patrick Bamford: Got his name on the scoresheet

Patrick Bamford: Got his name on the scoresheet

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Midfielder Gleeson set the Dons on their way in the fourth minute as they caught Vale cold before Reeves doubled the hosts' advantage moments later.

And Chelsea loanee Bamford had the game wrapped up just after the half-hour with the Valiants creating nothing and the Dons recording back-to-back league wins for the first time this season.

Gleeson opened the Dons' account in the fourth minute with a fine 30-yard effort, his strike flying in off the post to give Vale keeper Sam Johnson no chance.

And then in the 13th minute the Dons doubled their lead when Reeves' shot from the edge of the area got the better of Johnson and found the bottom corner.

Bamford made amend after being denied by Johnson when he met Reeves' low cross for his 15th goal of the season.

Vale boss Micky Adams threw on Chris Shuker and Ben Williamson in the 65th minute to try and spark an unlikely comeback, but it never materialised.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

More Match Results

Tuesday, 24 March 2015
19:45
Oldham 3-0 Rochdale  
Sheff Utd 4-0 Scunthorpe Report
Saturday, 21 March 2015
15:00
Barnsley 1-1 Preston Report
Bradford 2-2 Fleetwood Report
Coventry 1-3 Doncaster Report
Crawley 1-0 Leyton Or Report
Crewe 0-1 Oldham Report
Gillingham 2-2 Colchester Report
MK Dons 4-1 Notts Co Report
Peterboro 1-0 Chesterfld Report

Footer 365

Chelsea defender John Terry signs new one-year contract

Chelsea defender John Terry has signed a new one-year contract to stay at the club until summer 2016.

Roy Hodgson confirms Harry Kane will make England debut

Harry Kane's "incredible season" will reach a new high with an England debut in the next week, Roy Hodgson has confirmed.

Roy Hodgson urges English goalkeepers to grab chance to shine

England boss Roy Hodgson has urged goalkeepers across the land to grab their chance to shine to fill his injury gaps.

Mail Box

Cry Me A River, Diego Costa...

There's little sympathy for Diego Costa, while one mailboxer has had enough of football by numbers. There's also an invitation to visit Colombia and an ode to Woan...

England Handicapped By Natural Pessimism

The England team will never achieve anything unless we all lighten up. Also, last season was simply Joe Hart's 'Frog Chorus', and 80 per cent was a conservative estimate of turds in the Liverpool punchbowl...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company