Milton Keynes Dons

Robbie Neilson

Manager

Robbie Neilson


Nickname Dons

Founded 2004

Stadium Stadium MK

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MK Dons appointed Robbie Neilson on 2 December 2016 after agreeing terms with Scottish side Hearts. The young manager replaced the long-serving Karl Robinson who left the club six weeks earlier.

The Dons parted ways with long-term manager Karl Robinson via the classic "mutual consent" following a 3-0 home defeat by Southend United. The result left the struggling club just one point and two places above the dreaded relegation zone after 15 games.

The Dons had finished in the top-half of the table in the last six campaigns in League One, before finally winning promotion to the Championship in 2014/15, for the first time since their foundation in 2004, however they lasted just a season in the second-tier.

MK Dons were controversially born out of the old Wimbledon team which moved to Milton Keynes in 2004. The move wasn't popular with the Wimbledon fans but they soon built up a decent fan base in Milton Keynes and they now look like they have a bright future.

Recent Form

Won
30%
Drawn
40%
Lost
30%

A mixed set of recent results has seen Milton Keynes Dons collect wins versus Fleetwood Town, Oxford United and Hyde while suffering adverse results at Bristol Rovers, Portsmouth and Bradford City. Draws against Charlton Athletic, Oldham Athletic, Walsall and Stevenage has seen them show mid-table form at best.

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Recent Results

Manager History

ManagerStart Date - End DateRecord
Robbie Neilson02 Dec 2016 - PresentWon: 20, Drawn: 16, Lost: 18
Karl Robinson10 May 2010 - 23 Oct 2016Won: 133, Drawn: 64, Lost: 91
Paul Ince06 Jul 2009 - 08 May 2010Won: 23, Drawn: 9, Lost: 24
Roberto Di Matteo03 Jul 2008 - 30 Jun 2009Won: 27, Drawn: 11, Lost: 14
Paul Ince25 Jun 2007 - 21 Jun 2008Won: 33, Drawn: 12, Lost: 10
Martin Allen21 Jun 2006 - 25 May 2007Won: 28, Drawn: 11, Lost: 16
Danny Wilson07 Dec 2004 - 21 Jun 2006Won: 25, Drawn: 25, Lost: 32
Jimmy Gilligan08 Nov 2004 - 07 Dec 2004Won: 2, Drawn: 1, Lost: 2
Stuart Murdoch01 Jul 2004 - 08 Nov 2004Won: 5, Drawn: 5, Lost: 11
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League Performance
PWDLGDPts
11. Peterborough United17746325
12. Blackpool17746125
13. Milton Keynes Dons18657-623
14. Southend United17656-723
15. Oldham Athletic17638-621
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