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Shot by Adam McGurk from outside the box goes high over the target.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Ryan Fraughan. David Martin takes the free kick.
George Baldock replaces Stephen Gleeson. Ian Thomas-Moore is caught offside. David Martin restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken by Aaron Cresswell from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance by Peter Leven.
The ball is delivered by Aaron Cresswell, Enoch Showunmi takes a shot. Save by David Martin.
Tony Warner fouled by Gary MacKenzie, the ref awards a free kick. Tony Warner takes the free kick.
The referee shows Tony Warner a yellow card. Short corner taken by Peter Leven from the right by-line.
Rowan Vine produces a drilled right-footed shot from 25 yards. Save by Tony Warner.
Adam McGurk comes on in place of Dale Jennings. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Gleeson by Ryan Fraughan. Dan Woodards takes the free kick.
Ryan Fraughan takes a shot. Save by David Martin.
Daniel Powell fouled by John Welsh, the ref awards a free kick. Peter Leven restarts play with the free kick.
Zoumana Bakayogo leaves the field to be replaced by Ryan Fraughan. Mathias Doumbe leaves the field to be replaced by Adam Chicksen.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Leven from the right by-line, Enoch Showunmi manages to make a clearance.
Ian Thomas-Moore replaces Lateef Elford-Alliyu.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Leven, clearance by Enoch Showunmi.
Zoumana Bakayogo concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Powell. Free kick taken by David Martin.
Goal scored by Jabo Ibehre from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Milton Keynes Dons 2-0 Tranmere.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Peter Leven from the right by-line, Zoumana Bakayogo makes a clearance.
The referee books Gary MacKenzie for unsporting behaviour.
Rowan Vine on for Lewis Guy.
Shot by John Welsh. Save by David Martin.
Jabo Ibehre concedes a free kick for a foul on Ash Taylor. Tony Warner restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Lewis Guy. Tony Warner takes the free kick.
Peter Leven takes the inswinging corner, Zoumana Bakayogo makes a clearance.
Ash Taylor gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jabo Ibehre. Direct free kick taken by Peter Leven.
Daniel Powell fires in a goal from inside the box to the top right corner of the goal. Milton Keynes Dons 1-0 Tranmere.Assist on the goal came from Jabo Ibehre.
Corner taken left-footed by Peter Leven from the right by-line, save made by Tony Warner.
Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Peter Leven, clearance by Mark McChrystal.
Michael Kay receives a caution for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Kay on Lewis Guy. Peter Leven delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, clearance by Ash Taylor.
Luke Chadwick takes a shot. Tony Warner makes a save.
Outswinging corner taken by Peter Leven from the left by-line, clearance made by Ash Taylor.
Joss Labadie is cautioned.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dale Jennings by Dan Woodards. Free kick crossed left-footed by Aaron Cresswell, Dean Lewington manages to make a clearance.
The referee books Dan Woodards for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Dan Woodards on Dale Jennings, free kick awarded. Tony Warner takes the direct free kick.
John Welsh is cautioned. John Welsh concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Powell. Peter Leven takes the direct free kick.
The referee blows for offside. Direct free kick taken by Mathias Doumbe.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Gary MacKenzie on Enoch Showunmi. Free kick taken by Tony Warner.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Kay on Lewis Guy. Peter Leven takes the free kick.
Michael Kay concedes a free kick for a foul on Stephen Gleeson. Peter Leven crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Lewis Guy challenges Zoumana Bakayogo unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Aaron Cresswell.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Lewis Guy by Michael Kay. Direct free kick taken by Dean Lewington.
The referee blows for offside. David Martin restarts play with the free kick.
The referee gets the match started.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
The referee gets the second half underway.
The final whistle is blown by the referee.
Dons missing McIndoe
MK Dons will be without Michael McIndoe for the visit of Tranmere.
The winger made eight appearances for the Dons but has been recalled by parent club Coventry so will not feature.
Manager Karl Robinson is also set to be without defender Sean O`Hanlon.
O`Hanlon missed the 1-1 draw with Exeter last week due to an ankle injury and has been sent for a scan on the problem.
Striker Jermaine Easter is back at the club after a loan spell at Swansea but may not feature as Crystal Palace are interested in signing him permanently, while utility man Jude Stirling is still to shake off a groin injury which has plagued his season.
On-loan QPR striker Angelo Balanta will be out of action until March with an ankle problem but Jabo Ibehre is pushing for a start after he came off the bench to score last week.
Tranmere defender Ian Goodison is missing after being been ruled out for several weeks with a knee problem.
The Jamaica international sustained the injury during last weekend's 3-3 draw at home to Walsall.
Rovers boss Les Parry has already lost defender Marlon Broomes to a calf injury this week, while Max Blanchard and Tim Cathalina are also missing.
Parry said: "Ian Goodison is going to be out for a few weeks as he has torn his medial ligaments on his knee.
"Marlon Broomes came back in on Monday and has torn a calf so he is out. So we've lost those two, and together with losing Max and Tim isn't going to do us any favours."
Jabo sinks Rovers
Jabo Ibehre scored his second goal in as many games as MK Dons brushed aside Tranmere 2-0 to climb into the play-off spots.
Second-half strikes from Daniel Powell and Ibehre handed Karl Robinson's men their third straight home win and ended struggling Rovers' mini-revival.
The Dons dominated from the start and Ibehre's overhead kick dropped narrowly over the crossbar before Lewis Guy fizzed a cross-shot just past the post after a neat one-two with Luke Chadwick.
Powell then had two shots cleared off the goal-line, the first by Mark McChrystal after rounding Rovers keeper Tony Warner and the second by Aaron Cresswell on the stroke of half-time.
But it was third time lucky for Powell as he fired the Dons ahead just 14 seconds after the restart, slamming home Ibehre's cut-back from the byline following Michael Kay's miscue.
Cresswell and John Welsh both forced Dons keeper David Martin into low saves with shots from distance as Tranmere battled back. But Dons forward Guy had a goal ruled out for offside before Ibehre sealed the win in the 70th minute, wriggling free of Ash Taylor in the box to drill a low shot past Warner.
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