MILTON KEYNES DONS

("MK Dons", "The Dons")

Year formed1889
Turned professional1964
Limited company1964
Previous NamesWimbledon Old Centrals: 1889 - 1905

Wimbledon: 1905 - 1910

Wimbledon Borough: 1910 - 1911

Wimbledon FC: 1911 - 2004

Milton Keynes Dons: 2004 - .

GroundStadium:MK, Stadium Way West, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire MK1 1ST

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements115 x 74 yards (105 x 68 metres)
Ground capacity30,500
Record attendance at present ground28,127 v Chelsea, FA Cup 4th round, 31 January 2016 (lost 1-5)
League career

Spartan League A Division: 1909 - 1919

Athenian League: 1919 - 1921

Isthmian League: 1921 - 1964

Southern League Division One: 1964 - 1965

Southern League Premier Division: 1965 - 1977

Division Four: 1977 - 1979

Division Three: 1979 - 1980

Division Four: 1980 - 1981

Division Three: 1981 - 1982

Division Four: 1982 - 1983

Division Three: 1983 - 1984

Division Two: 1984 - 1986

Division One/Premiership: 1986 - 2000

Division One: 2000 - 2004

League One: 2004 - 2006

League Two: 2006 - 2008

League One: 2008 - 2015

Championship: 2015 - 2016

League One: 2016 - 2018

League Two: 2018 - .

First Football League game20th August 1977 v Halifax Town, Division Four, drew 3-3
  
Honours 
EuropeanNone
Domestic - LeagueDivision Three / League One runners-up: 1983-84, 2014-15

Division Four/League Two champions: 1982-83, 2007-08

Athenian League runners-up: 1920-21

Isthmian League champions: 1930-31, 1931-32, 1934-35, 1935-36, 1958-59,

1961-62, 1962-63, 1963-64

Isthmian League runners-up: 1949-50, 1951-52

Southern League champions: 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77

Southern League runners-up: 1967-68

Southern League Division One runners-up: 1964-65

Domestic - CupFA Cup winners: 1987-88

Johnstone's Paint Trophy winners: 2007-08

Charity Shield runners-up: 1988-89

Football League Group Cup runners-up: 1981-82

FA Amateur Cup winners: 1962-63

FA Amateur Cup runners-up: 1934-35, 1946-47

Best League position6th, Division One/Premiership, 1986-87, 1993-94
Lowest League position13th, Division Four, 1977-78
Furthest in FA Cupsee above
Furthest in League CupSemi-final, 1996-97, 1998-99
  
Most League points  
2 for a win61, Division Four, 1978-79
3 for a win98, Division Four, 1982-83
Fewest League points 
2 for a win34, Division Three, 1979-80
3 for a win29, Division One, 2003-04
Most League goals scored101, League One, 2014-15
Most League goals conceded89, Division One, 2003-04
Fewest League goals scored34, Premiership, 1997-98
Fewest League goals conceded37, Division Two, 1985-86
Most wins in a League season29, Division Four/League Two, 1982-83, 2007-08
Fewest wins in a League season7, Premiership, 1999-2000
Most draws in a League season18, Division One, 2000-01
Fewest draws in a League season5, Division One, 2003-04
Most losses in a League season33, Division One, 2003-04
Fewest losses in a League season6, Division Four, 1982-83
Record League win6-0 v Newport County, Division Three, 3rd September 1983
Record Cup win7-2 v Windsor & Eton, FA Cup 1st round, 22nd November 1980
Record defeat0-8 v Everton, League Cup 2nd round, 29th August 1978
  
Highest Number of League goals scored 
in a season29, Alan Cork, Division Three, 1983-84
in total145, Alan Cork, 1977-93
  
Most League goals in one match4, Alan Cork v Torquay United, Division Four, 28th February 1979
Most League appearances 430, Alan Cork, 1977-93
Most capped player40, Kenny Cunningham for Republic of Ireland
Youngest League playerKevin Gage, 17 years 15 days v Bury, 2nd May 1981
Highest Transfer Fee Received£7,000,000 for Carl Cort to Newcastle United, July 2000
Highest Transfer Fee Paid£7,500,000 for John Hartson from West Ham United, January 1999