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The EBB Stadium at the Recreation Ground (ATT 3,699) 16th March 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: P Tierney

Aldershot Aldershot Town vs AFC Wimbledon AFC W'don

Aldershot 0

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AFC W'don 1

J Midson (72)

Dons' Midson sinks Shots

Last Updated: 16/03/13 5:51pm

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Jack Midson: Scored the winner

Jack Midson: Scored the winner

Jack Midson's chip proved enough to see off fellow strugglers Aldershot 1-0 and hand AFC Wimbledon a third successive victory.

The 29-year-old striker struck for the second game running after 72 minutes to take him to 12 goals for the season and drop Aldershot into the relegation places.

The first chance arrived after 11 minutes when Lionel Ainsworth's cross-shot was well saved by John Sullivan and Craig Reid was unable to force the ball in from four yards.

After long periods of scrappy play, Ainsworth had another effort just before the hour mark but Sullivan tipped his shot onto the post.

Soon after Sullivan was called into action again, this time denying substitute Jeff Goulding from outside the area.

Aldershot controlled the game for long spells but the Dons took the lead with less than 20 minutes to go.

Poor defending from the Shots allowed the ball to fall to Midson who beautifully lofted the ball over Jamie Young and into the net to win it.

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2 Burton Albion 18 35
3 Luton Town 18 34
4 Shrewsbury Town 18 33
5 Southend United 18 31
6 Plymouth Argyle 18 30
7 Bury 18 30
8 Exeter City 19 30
9 Newport County AFC 18 28
10 Portsmouth 18 26
11 Morecambe 18 26
12 Accrington Stanley 19 26
13 Cambridge United 18 24
14 Northampton Town 18 24
15 Stevenage 18 24
16 AFC Wimbledon 18 24
17 Mansfield Town 18 22
18 Cheltenham Town 18 22
19 Oxford United 18 20
20 York City 18 18
21 Dagenham & Redbridge 18 18
22 Carlisle United 18 18
23 Tranmere Rovers 18 12
24 Hartlepool United 18 12