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Match Report: Walsall 0 AFC Wimbledon 1

Both the Saddlers and Dons arrived at the match in dire need of three points with bottom-of-the-table Wimbledon in particular need of a positive result as they sat ten points from safety with just fifteen games remaining.

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Dean Keates: "It's the Biggest Game of the Season"

Dean Keates: "It's the Biggest Game of the Season"

The Bescot Stadium side will arrive at this evening's clash on the back of Saturday's disappointing defeat to Blackpool as goals from Chris Long and Harry Pritchard saw the Seasiders take the win and boost their hopes of securing a Play-Off spot at the end of the season.

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Scott Laird: "We Have to Stick Together & Find This Win"

Scott Laird: "We Have to Stick Together & Find This Win"

Laird, who is enjoying his second spell at Banks's Stadium following a 32-game stay during the 2016/17 campaign, made his first start since returning to the club at the weekend and is keen for his teammates to remain confident as they continue to create chances for the attacking line with the 30-year-old believing that the next win is 'just around the corner'.

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AFC Wimbledon (H): Fixture Rearranged

AFC Wimbledon (H): Fixture Rearranged


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The match, which will now kick-off at 7.45pm on Tuesday, 12th February, is being shifted as the Dons defeated Joey Barton's Fleetwood Town in the Third Round of the Emirates FA Cup, giving them a potential marquee draw later this month.

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Dean Keates Among August's Manager of the Month Nominees

Dean Keates Among August's Manager of the Month Nominees

Keates, who returned to the club last season - replacing then-boss Jon Whitney - saw his side collect thirteen of a possible fifteen points over the month as they registered an opening-day victory over Plymouth Argyle and a draw at Scunthorpe United, before recording three successive victories, against Gillingham, AFC Wimbledon and Rochdale respectively.

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Dean Keates: "There is a Great Togetherness in That Dressing Room"

Keates, who had seen his side secure the win with goals from Kieron Morris, Will Nightingale (OG), and Andy Cook, admitted that he was delighted to secure the win away from home, and went on to praise the togetherness among his squad, evidenced by their 'bodies on the line' display.

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Match Report: AFC Wimbledon 1 Walsall 3

Both the Saddlers and Dons arrived at this match without suffering a defeat in their three season-opening league games, and were keen to build upon that momentum as they met at Kingsmeadow on Tuesday evening.

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Dean Keates: "It Just Was Not Good Enough"

Dean Keates: "It Just Was Not Good Enough"

The manager, who had guided his side to a comfortable two-nil half-time lead, insisted that the players must now be brave as they head to Glanford Park in desperate need of three points as the battle for survival looks to be heading towards a nail-biting conclusion.

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Audio: Keates Frustrated, Angry and Upset Following Dons Defeat

The manager, who took his side into the match on the back of a midweek draw with Oldham Athletic, and admitted to being frustrated, angry and upset as his side allowed the visiting Dons to control much of the second-half as they bagged three unanswered goals to secure three much-needed points.

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Match Report: Walsall 2 AFC Wimbledon 3

Dean Keates' side arrived at the match on the back of Wednesday evening's draw with fellow strugglers Oldham Athletic with the Saddlers looking secure all three points and to edge further away from the relegation zone.

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Walsall Duo Named in the 'Team of the Day'

Walsall attacker Erhun Oztumer and defender Kory Roberts have been named in the Football League Paper's League One 'Team of the Day' following their superb performances against AFC Wimbledon on Saturday afternoon. You can find out who joins them in the XI, below.

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Whitney Pleased With Winning Display, But Keen to Remain Focussed

Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to the press following Saturday's victory over AFC Wimbledon, which saw the Saddlers record back-to-back league victories for the first time this season, and praised his side for their recent upturn in form before insisting there is still much more work to do.

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AUDIO | Whitney - "An Excellent Team Performance"

Walsall manager Jon Whitney has spoken to BBC WM Sport following Saturday afternoon's Sky Bet League One victory over AFC Wimbledon, and has praised his team for their excellent performance as they recorded their second league victory in a week.

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