FA Cup - First Round
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Milton Keynes Dons 4-1 FC Halifax Town

MK Dons eased past Conference Premier side Halifax Town to book their place in the second round of the FA Cup.

Izale McLeod broke the deadlock with a curled left-footed shot into the top corner from 25 yards and Shaun Williams doubled the lead from the spot after Daniel Powell had been tripped.

McLeod made it three when he rammed in the rebound from George Baldock's shot.

Lee Gregory pulled one back from a tight angle, but Brendan Galloway rounded Matt Glennon for the fourth.

Line-ups

MK Dons

  • 16McLoughlin
  • 5Hodson
  • 3Lewington
  • 7GleesonSubstituted forGallowayat 71'minutes
  • 23Spence
  • 6Williams
  • 17Powell
  • 8Potter
  • 13McLeodSubstituted forRasuloat 71'minutes
  • 15Bamford
  • 21BantonSubstituted forBaldockat 45'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Otsemobor
  • 4Flanagan
  • 11Smith
  • 18Baldock
  • 19Galloway
  • 20Rasulo
  • 50Burns

Halifax

  • 1Glennon
  • 2ToulsonSubstituted forWorthingtonat 26'minutesBooked at 87mins
  • 6Lowe
  • 18Marshall
  • 22Ainge
  • 15RobertsBooked at 53mins
  • 20MaynardSubstituted forWilsonat 68'minutes
  • 5Pearson
  • 11Gregory
  • 10GardnerSubstituted forLoveat 74'minutes
  • 3McManus

Substitutes

  • 12Senior
  • 14Wilson
  • 16Worthington
  • 17McReady
  • 19Holsgrove
  • 23Johnson
  • 37Love
Referee:
Darren Bond
Attendance:
4,049

Match Stats

Home TeamMK DonsAway TeamHalifax
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home17
Away7
Shots on Target
Home10
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away3
Fouls
Home9
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, MK Dons 4, FC Halifax Town 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, MK Dons 4, FC Halifax Town 1.

Goal!

Goal! MK Dons 4, FC Halifax Town 1. Brendan Galloway (MK Dons) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom left corner.
Jordan Spence (MK Dons) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Lee Gregory (FC Halifax Town).
Attempt missed. Patrick Bamford (MK Dons) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top right corner.

Booking

Jonathan Worthington (FC Halifax Town) is shown the yellow card.
Daniel Powell (MK Dons) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Jonathan Worthington (FC Halifax Town).
Foul by Daniel Powell (MK Dons).
Marc Roberts (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Brendan Galloway (MK Dons).
Jonathan Worthington (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Jordan Spence (MK Dons) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Josh Wilson (FC Halifax Town).

Goal!

Goal! MK Dons 3, FC Halifax Town 1. Lee Gregory (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
Hand ball by Patrick Bamford (MK Dons).

Substitution

Substitution, FC Halifax Town. Archie Love replaces Dan Gardner.
Attempt missed. Paul Marshall (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses the top left corner.
Darren Potter (MK Dons) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Paul Marshall (FC Halifax Town).

Substitution

Substitution, MK Dons. Brendan Galloway replaces Stephen Gleeson.

Substitution

Substitution, MK Dons. Giorgio Rasulo replaces Izale McLeod.

Goal!

Goal! MK Dons 3, FC Halifax Town 0. Izale McLeod (MK Dons) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.
Attempt saved. George Baldock (MK Dons) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Corner, MK Dons. Conceded by Simon Ainge.

Substitution

Substitution, FC Halifax Town. Josh Wilson replaces Lois Maynard.
Foul by George Baldock (MK Dons).
Dan Gardner (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Dean Lewington (MK Dons).
Scott McManus (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Dean Lewington (MK Dons) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by Dan Gardner (FC Halifax Town).
Attempt missed. Dan Gardner (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left.
Corner, MK Dons. Conceded by Danny Lowe.
Corner, FC Halifax Town. Conceded by Ian McLoughlin.
Corner, FC Halifax Town. Conceded by Ian McLoughlin.
Attempt saved. Lee Gregory (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top right corner.
Corner, MK Dons. Conceded by Matthew Glennon.
Attempt saved. Stephen Gleeson (MK Dons) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.

Goal!

Goal! MK Dons 2, FC Halifax Town 0. Shaun Williams (MK Dons) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Booking

Marc Roberts (FC Halifax Town) is shown the yellow card.
Penalty MK Dons. Daniel Powell draws a foul in the penalty area.
Penalty conceded by Marc Roberts (FC Halifax Town) after a foul in the penalty area.
Foul by George Baldock (MK Dons).
Jonathan Worthington (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Patrick Bamford (MK Dons) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.
Foul by Daniel Powell (MK Dons).
Scott McManus (FC Halifax Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Patrick Bamford (MK Dons) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Jonathan Worthington (FC Halifax Town).

Second Half

Second Half begins MK Dons 1, FC Halifax Town 0.

Substitution

Substitution, MK Dons. George Baldock replaces Jason Banton.

Half Time

First Half ends, MK Dons 1, FC Halifax Town 0.
Lee Hodson (MK Dons) wins a free kick on the right wing.
Foul by Danny Lowe (FC Halifax Town).
Attempt missed. Scott McManus (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is just a bit too high.
Corner, FC Halifax Town. Conceded by Ian McLoughlin.
Attempt saved. Dan Gardner (FC Halifax Town) right footed shot from long range on the left is saved in the top right corner.
Corner, MK Dons. Conceded by Matthew Glennon.
Attempt saved. Izale McLeod (MK Dons) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
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