Date: 2nd April 2016 at 6:30pm
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Ahead of the kick-off we`d deemed this to be a fixture that Fulham Football Club just had to win and, thankfully, that turned out to be the case.

Entering the game fourth from bottom in the Championship and with the relegation trap-door swinging invitingly open, to lose to the MK Dons, the team directly below us would have been a crushing blow.

But Fulham, on a decent day weather wise, managed to get the three points on offer to open up a bit of a gap between us and the relegation zone.

Fulham started the better of the two teams and the home support thought they`d edged ahead when Ross McCormack unleashed a shot that looked to be going in, unfortunately it hit the post and the MK Dons were spared.

All-square at the break it was looking to be the kind of game where you could have the majority of the play but end up losing. Nine minutes into the second half though Fulham edged ahead when McCormack opened the scoring.

Our leading scorer showed his prowess in front of goal by scoring his 20th goal of the season after Moussa Dembele had found him with a great cut-back.

The goal should have been the catalyst for Fulham to go on and take the game by the scruff of the neck but in true Fulham style this season we were to hold the lead for a mere nine minutes before the MK Dons were level.

Josh Murphy was the MK Dons player who did the damage latching on to a flick from Alex Revell before coolly lifting the ball over a stranded in no-man`s area Marcus Bettinelli.

The goal saw the Fulham support in Crave Cottage take a large intake of breath, surely we weren`t going to drop points against a team we needed to beat?

Thankfully the answer was to be no with Moussa Dembele putting Fulham back ahead with fifteen minutes to go with the young French striker scoring after being set up by McCormack.

The win leaves Fulham still in 21st place but at least there is a bit of a gap tonight, a four point one!