Milton Keynes Dons 0-2 Bolton Wanderers: Trotters in command at MK Dons

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Bolton Wanderers beat Milton Keynes Dons with a 2-0 victory on Tuesday at Stadium Mk. Milton Keynes Dons were looking forward to playing again after losing their last match 1-0 to Exeter City. Bolton Wanderers, meanwhile, were coming off the back of a 3-1 win against Charlton Athletic. Milton Keynes Dons and Bolton Wanderers currently occupy 22nd and 5th spots in the league, with 7 points and 14 points respectively after 9 matches.

Bolton Wanderers started strongly in the first half, when Dion Charles found the net on the 31 minute mark, ending the first half 1-0.

Bolton Wanderers continued to pile on the pressure in the second period and were rewarded, thanks to a goal from Gethin Jones, 60 minutes in, seing the match finish 2-0.

Substitutions for Milton Keynes Dons included Joshua Kayode, Josh McEachran and Darragh Burns for Will Grigg, Bradley Johnson and Matt Smith, respectively. Bolton Wanderers brought on Kyle Dempsey, Amadou Bakayoko, Kieran Sadlier and Aaron Morley for Kieran Lee, Elias Kachunga, Dion Charles and George Thomason.

There were bookings for Jack Tucker from Milton Keynes Dons, and Aaron Morley, for Bolton Wanderers.

Milton Keynes Dons will play their next fixture away against Oxford United, while Bolton Wanderers will face Peterborough United at home.

Technical card:
Milton Keynes Dons:Jack Tucker, Will Grigg (Joshua Kayode, min.66), Bradley Johnson (Josh McEachran, min.67) and Matt Smith (Darragh Burns, min.75)
Bolton Wanderers:Dion Charles (Kieran Sadlier, min.86), Gethin Jones, Kieran Lee (Kyle Dempsey, min.73), Elias Kachunga (Amadou Bakayoko, min.77) and George Thomason (Aaron Morley, min.86)
Stadium:Stadium Mk
Goals:Dion Charles (0-1, min. 31) and Gethin Jones (0-2, min. 60)