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AFC Wimbledon 0-0 Mansfield Town

AFC Wimbledon and Mansfield played out a goalless draw at Kingsmeadow as the visitors avoided a club record of seven straight league defeats.

The Dons were on top for most of the first half, but Luke Moore failed to beat Stags goalkeeper Alan Marriott when played through on goal.

Home keeper Ross Worner produced excellent stops to keep out headers from Matt Rhead and Sam Clucas.

The Stags have not won in the league since 28 September.

VIEW FROM THE DRESSING ROOM

AFC Wimbledon boss Neal Ardley told BBC London 94.9:

"You always want to win your home games and I felt we could at half-time but credit to them and they played the conditions better in the second half.

"They knew they were bigger and stronger as we had a makeshift defence but we stayed strong and so it's a good point for us.

"There was a nervousness about us and I told them to be brave, I said we won't be angry if they made mistakes, but then it became a game where we had to dig in."

Line-ups

Wimbledon

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Worner
  • 2Fuller
  • 3Kennedy
  • 18SheringhamSubstituted forMidsonat 75'minutes
  • 5Frampton
  • 15Fenlon
  • 7Francomb
  • 4Sweeney
  • 11MooreSubstituted forPorterat 68'minutesBooked at 87mins
  • 9Smith
  • 39Mohamed

Substitutes

  • 10Midson
  • 14Antwi
  • 16Sainte-Luce
  • 21Porter
  • 22Brown

Mansfield

Formation 4-5-1

  • 1Marriott
  • 28Westlake
  • 30Daniel
  • 23McGuire
  • 4Dempster
  • 6Riley
  • 11Clucas
  • 13HowellSubstituted forRheadat 63'minutes
  • 15Dyer
  • 20MeikleSubstituted forHutchinsonat 62'minutes
  • 21Murray

Substitutes

  • 9Rhead
  • 12Tafazolli
  • 17Beevers
  • 18Hutchinson
  • 19Clements
  • 22Deakin
  • 36Palmer
Referee:
Michael Bull
Attendance:
3,900

Match Stats

Home TeamWimbledonAway TeamMansfield
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home12
Away11
Shots on Target
Home2
Away6
Corners
Home10
Away8
Fouls
Home8
Away14

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, AFC Wimbledon 0, Mansfield Town 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, AFC Wimbledon 0, Mansfield Town 0.

  3. Post update

    Jim Fenlon (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Ben Hutchinson (Mansfield Town).

  5. Post update

    Jack Midson (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Jamie McGuire (Mansfield Town).

  7. Post update

    Callum Kennedy (AFC Wimbledon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Ben Hutchinson (Mansfield Town).

  9. Post update

    Attempt saved. Jim Fenlon (AFC Wimbledon) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  10. Post update

    Delay in match Callum Kennedy (AFC Wimbledon) because of an injury.

  11. Post update

    Corner, Mansfield Town. Conceded by Ross Worner.

  12. Post update

    Attempt saved. Matthew Rhead (Mansfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  13. Booking

    George Porter (AFC Wimbledon) is shown the yellow card.

  14. Post update

    Foul by George Porter (AFC Wimbledon).

  15. Post update

    Jamie McGuire (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Corner, Mansfield Town. Conceded by George Francomb.

  17. Post update

    Corner, Mansfield Town. Conceded by Andrew Frampton.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Michael Smith (AFC Wimbledon).

  19. Post update

    John Dempster (Mansfield Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  20. Post update

    Attempt saved. Samuel Clucas (Mansfield Town) header from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

As It Stood

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2Chesterfield20106429171236
3Fleetwood2011273425935
4Newport209742921834
5Scunthorpe209742722534
6Burton2010462421334
7Southend2010372518733
8Rochdale2010372927233
9Morecambe219572728-132
10Dag & Red208662925430
11Exeter208572727029
12Wimbledon207672324-127
13Cheltenham216962731-427
14Hartlepool207582322126
15Wycombe206682527-224
16Plymouth206591421-723
17Mansfield205782126-522
18Portsmouth205782734-722
19Bury204882225-320
20York204882428-420
21Accrington2055102027-720
22Bristol Rovers204791722-519
23Northampton2046101625-918
24Torquay2046102133-1218
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