Yesterday’s win means we are out of the relegation zone for the first time in 189 days. We have lost just once in our last 11 games, and are two points clear of the bottom four. Wycombe are a point above us and could still be relegated, but it would take a huge swing in goal difference for that to happen.

Wally Downes said victory over Wycombe was down to our defending. Talking on iFollow, he said: “The key to the victory was being able to defend when we had to. We knew in the second-half with Bayo up front that they would be hitting long balls and we would have to deal with it. I felt that we dealt with it very well.”

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Gareth Ainsworth believes Wally Downes has “turned Wimbledon around”. Talking to Wycombe’s official web site, the Chairboys manager said: “Wally’s done a fantastic job. They looked dead and buried at one stage, but make no mistake about it – we’ll need to be at our best, be competitive, and make sure we stay in the game at all times to get anything from it (tomorrow’s game).”

Joe Pigott says the squad is confident about getting two wins from the last two games. Speaking to iFollow about tomorrow’s game with Wycombe, he said: “It would be another step closer to the points tally that we need. It’s absolutely huge. Results at home in the last few weeks have been pretty frustrating, taking the lead and conceding equalisers. We will be looking to win.”

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Rod McDonald will miss the Wycombe game with a groin injury. He picked up the knock at Luton and had to be replaced by Terell Thomas. Scott Wagstaff will miss the rest of the season with a calf injury.

Wally is expecting a tough game on Saturday. Talking on iFollow, he said of Wycombe: “They’ll be coming to us with confidence, and we’ve got a big game ahead. We have to make sure we are fully focused.”

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Recovered from last night yet? Steve Seddon’s injury-time equaliser at Luton means we have now lost just once in our last 10 games, and remain unbeaten away from home since 2 February. Despite that, we remain in the relegation zone and continue to be one point from safety.

Wally Downes praised our defensive resilience after the draw at Luton. Speaking to iFollow, he said: “We had people blocking the ball, we had the goalkeeper saving it, we had strikers working hard, and if you keep going, you get your just desserts, and I thought we were worth the draw.”

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Southend’s win over Burton means we dropped a place in the table yesterday. It ended a run of 15 games without a win for the Essex side. Elsewhere, heavy defeats for both Scunthorpe and Plymouth means that neither side have won in their last seven games respectively, whilst Walsall’s loss to Wycombe was their seventh in eight games, and means they look doomed to the drop.

A win this evening will take us two points clear of the relegation zone. We are unbeaten in six games away from home, whilst Luton have not lost at home in the league since 10 March 2018 – a run of 25 matches. In 12 visits to Kenilworth Road, we have won five times (D3, L4).

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