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Milton Keynes Dons 4-1 Leyton Orient: Match Report
Published : 20 Mar 2012 22:31:21
Dons down Orient
MK Dons reignited their automatic promotion hopes with a comfortable 4-1 win over Leyton Orient.
First-half goals from Charlie MacDonald and Shaun Williams - either side of Kevin Lisbie's equaliser - plus late strikes from Jabo Ibehre and Daniel Powell ensured a convincing victory for the Dons.
MacDonald gave them a dream start when he turned in Mathias Doumbe's low cross at the near post after only three minutes.
Lisbie equalised for Orient after 13 minutes, bundling in Jamal Campbell-Ryce's corner from a yard as the Dons appealed in vain for a foul on keeper David Martin.
But Williams restored the Dons' lead 10 minutes later when he stole in unmarked to head home Jay O'Shea's pin-point cross.
Substitute Ibehre made it 3-1 when he tapped in MacDonald's parried shot from close range before Powell netted a superb solo goal to seal the rout six minutes from the end.
Milton Keynes Dons 4-1 Leyton Orient: Match Report - view commentary, squad, and statictics of the game as it happened.