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Gigg Lane (ATT 2,321) 22nd September 2012 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: M Haywood

Bury Bury vs Milton Keynes Dons MK Dons

Bury 1

L John-Lewis (81)

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MK Dons 4

D Bowditch (33, 55, 66)
L Chadwick (90+3)

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Last Updated: 21/09/12 12:15pm

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Healy: Doubtful for Dons clash

Healy: Doubtful for Dons clash

Team news for Saturday's League One clash between Bury and MK Dons at Gigg Lane.

David Healy remains an injury doubt as Bury search for their first win of the season against MK Dons.

Northern Ireland international Healy marked his Shakers debut with a goal from the penalty spot against Coventry last month but has since been sidelined due to a thigh problem.

Healy is presently rated as "50-50" to face the Dons when bottom-of-the-table Bury look to build on a tally of three points from seven League One games.

Veteran centre-back Efe Sodje made the starting line-up in Tuesday night's 3-0 defeat to leaders Tranmere and suffered no reaction to the tight groin that saw him substituted at Sheffield United last weekend.

Influential winger David Worrall has not featured since suffering an ankle injury at Preston a fortnight ago and is unavailable.

Ryan Lowe will be keen to regain his place in the MK Dons starting line-up.

Lowe had started all six of the Dons' League One matches this season before being dropped to the bench for the home game against Notts County in midweek, with Charlie MacDonald preferred in attack.

With a fully-fit squad to choose from, striker Lowe - at Bury between 2009 and 2011 - is one of a handful of options for manager Dons boss Karl Robinson.

Robinson admitted he made a mistake in his team selection after the Dons drew 1-1 with County on Tuesday night. During pre-season Robinson said he wanted Stephen Gleeson, Darren Potter and Shaun Williams - who spent most of the last campaign at centre-half - to play in the middle of midfield together. But in practice against the Magpies it did not work as the Dons dropped their first points of the season at stadium:mk.

"Maybe I got it wrong in the first half, but we made changes and the boys got me out of trouble," said Robinson.

James O'Shea came on and scored the equaliser against County. He along with fellow midfielders Jimmy Bullard and Alan Smith and forwards Dean Bowditch and Lowe are options for Robinson should he wish to make changes to his starting XI.

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1 Bristol City 33 70
2 Milton Keynes Dons 33 62
3 Preston North End 32 62
4 Swindon Town 33 61
5 Sheffield United 32 53
6 Doncaster Rovers 33 48
7 Chesterfield 33 45
8 Bradford City 32 45
9 Port Vale 33 45
10 Peterborough United 33 44
11 Fleetwood Town 33 44
12 Barnsley 33 44
13 Oldham Athletic 32 43
14 Gillingham 33 42
15 Rochdale 31 41
16 Walsall 33 41
17 Scunthorpe United 32 41
18 Crewe Alexandra 33 39
19 Notts County 32 38
20 Coventry City 32 36
21 Leyton Orient 32 35
22 Colchester United 33 34
23 Crawley Town 33 34
24 Yeovil Town 33 30