Result: Milton Keynes Dons 2-1 Blackburn Rovers

Result: MK Dons 2-1 Blackburn
© PA Photos
Milton Keynes Dons progress to the third round of the League Cup following a 2-1 victory over Blackburn Rovers.

Milton Keynes Dons have progressed to the third round of the League Cup following a 2-1 victory over Blackburn Rovers at home on Tuesday.

Blackburn were the first side to make an attempt on goal, when Ruben Rochina tried his luck from 12 yards in the fourth minute in vain.

Charlie MacDonald came close to putting MK Dons in the lead six minutes later, but he failed to keep his shot on target.

Stephen Gleeson too went for goal in the 26th minute for the hosts, but his effort from just outside the Blackburn penalty area went wide off the right post.

The Dons eventually broke the deadlock after the restart when Luke Chadwick found the target from 12 yards in the 53rd minute.

The midfielder was on hand to score the Dons' second of the game on 68 minutes from close range.

David Goodwillie halved the deficit for Blackburn with seven minutes left on the clock with a header, but it proved too little, too late for the visitors.

Yakubu
Read Next:
Team News: Yakubu, Goodwillie start for Rovers
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wigan AthleticWigan26176350123857
2Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury26166434181654
3Blackburn RoversBlackburn26157448242452
4Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe27148538231550
5Bradford CityBradford2715394336748
6Charlton AthleticCharlton2712783432243
7Portsmouth27133113431342
8Rotherham UnitedRotherham27125104536941
9Peterborough UnitedPeterborough2711794337640
10Oxford UnitedOxford Utd28108104341238
11Fleetwood Town27106113841-336
12Doncaster RoversDoncaster2798103029135
13Plymouth ArgylePlymouth2898113035-535
14Gillingham2781092930-134
15Walsall268993335-233
16Blackpool2889113438-433
17Bristol Rovers27103143643-733
18Southend UnitedSouthend2887133247-1531
19MK Dons2779112838-1030
20Oldham AthleticOldham2878134050-1029
21Northampton TownNorthampton2885152548-2329
22AFC Wimbledon2677122231-928
23Rochdale26410122637-1122
24Bury2745181942-2317
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account