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Jabo belter seals Saddlers win

MK Dons
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Saddlers

Stadium:MK

25th April 2009

Attendance: 12,094

Referee:

Jabo Ibehre`s 11th of the season was enough to end the automatic promotion hopes for MK Dons and give the Saddlers a much needed win.

The 26-year-old used his skill before firing a shot from 25-yards to give Walsall three points, as well as condemning the Dons to the Playoffs.

The victory also meant that former Saddler Dean Keates got his wish of a second successive promotion with Peterborough, who join Leicester City in the Championship next season.

The Saddlers now head into the last game of the season on May 2nd where they host fellow mid-table hoggers Oldham in the battle for a top ten finish.

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Jabo Ibehre - His 25-yard strike capped a typical hard-working performance from the big number nine

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Writer:Rich
Date:Saturday April 25 2009
Time: 11:57PM

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# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Sheff Utd 39 23 10 6 79 30
2 Bolton 39 22 9 8 75 28
3 Fleetwood 39 19 12 8 69 19
4 Scunthorpe 40 19 10 11 67 21
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11 Peterborough 40 15 10 15 55 1
12 Walsall 39 13 14 12 53 -2
13 Wimbledon 39 12 15 12 51 1
14 Northampton 40 14 8 18 50 -6
15 MK Dons 39 12 12 15 48 -1
16 Charlton 39 10 17 12 47 3
17 Bury 40 12 10 18 46 -7
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20 Shrewsbury 39 11 10 18 43 -14
21 Port Vale 38 10 12 16 42 -17
22 Swindon 40 10 9 21 39 -18
23 Chesterfield 40 8 9 23 33 -28
24 Coventry 40 7 11 22 32 -27
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