MK Dons - Where it all went wrong: Pt2

Brentford striker Lasse Vibe celebrating scoring Brentford's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Milton Keynes Dons at Griffin Park, London, England on 5 December 2015. Photo by Matthew Redman. PSI-1245-0040
Brentford striker Lasse Vibe celebrating scoring Brentford's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Milton Keynes Dons at Griffin Park, London, England on 5 December 2015. Photo by Matthew Redman. PSI-1245-0040

After MK Dons’ relegation from the Championship on Saturday, the Citizen looks back at seven key dates and reasons behind their return to League 1.

Part 2: December 5, 2015 - Brentford 2-0 MK Dons

The trip to Griffin Park was arguably Dons’ worst performance of the season and saw them comfortably beaten by Brentford.

Read the report: Brentford 2-0 MK Dons
Without a spark, without inspiration and on the back foot from the off, Dons were never in with a shout of taking any points from the game.

Lasse Vibe headed Brentford ahead in the first half before Alan Judge made sure of the points in the second, but the home side wasted countless chances in putting Dons to bed.

After the game, Karl Robinson said if his side repeated the performance, they’d almost certainly go down.

Read Robinson’s comments: We were embarrassed, says Dons boss Robbo
Few games came close to that level of ineptitude, though they came close against bottom club Bolton in January when they lost 3-1 to Neil Lennon’s side.

Read Part 1 here: Wigan sign Will Grigg

Part 3 online from 5pm on Sunday, April 24.