Players ratings Vs Norwich City: David Martin saves the day for Dons

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David Martin - 8 - After a fairly quiet pre-season so far, the keeper made three fine saves from Steve Morison to keep another clean sheet.

Adam Chicksen - 6 - Struggled to make much of an impact in a first half void of action and was withdrawn at half time.

Mathias Doumbe - 7 - Untroubled in the centre for the first half, but was in a more adventurous mood in the second period as he moved to right back

Gary MacKenzie - 7 - Stood up strong against the powerful Morison, and looked in complete control against the Premier League forward. Staked his claim well to be first choice centre back.

Dean Lewington - 7 - A rather quiet night for the captain, but he didn’t put a foot wrong. Defended well though and didn’t get involved in too many of the attacks.

Darren Potter - 6 - His influence was slightly muted as Dons lacked possession in the first half while testing their new system.

Stephen Gleeson - 7 - Seemed to enjoy playing higher up the pitch than usual, but admitted the new midfield trio have to continue to work to get the new style of play fully functioning.

Shaun Williams - 7 - Pulled off some fantastic passes in his new midfield position, but reverted to defence for the second period, where he performed with his usual cool and calm demeanour.

Dean Bowditch - 6 - Like at Kettering, he struggled to see much of the ball. Even switching flank didn’t seem to help as he found himself isolated away from play. Came off after an hour.

Luke Chadwick - 7 - Looked creative in the hole behind Alan Smith, and had one of the precious few chances in the first half go just wide. Missed a sitter with 25 minutes to go.

Alan Smith - 6 - Held the ball up well at times but in a first half void of attacking opportunities, his impact was limited.


Jay O’Shea - 7 - Almost made an immediate impact, forcing Declan Rudd into an acrobatic save.

Charlie MacDonald - 7 - Made a nuisance of himself, making several runs across the line, dragging the Norwich defence along with him.

Daniel Powell - 7 - His energetic runs down the right caused a problem for the Canaries’ defence as he attacked with his usual explosive pace. Created a great chance for Chadwick.

Jabo Ibehre - Bullied the defence and made a general nuisance of himself.

Ryan Lowe - Looked lively and could have won a penalty with his first key run in a Dons shirt.