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On This Day: 19 January
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1952: Future Dons' manager Ally MacLeod scores Third Lanark's third goal at Pittodrie as they overcome the Reds by 3-2. The close score reflects the closeness of the two teams all season as they finished 11th and 12th with only a point between them.

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1985: An emphatic 5-1 thumping of Rangers send Aberdeen fans home happy, especially as they have seen a Frank McDougall hat-trick. The result stretches Aberdeen's lead at the top of the table to eight points.

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1929: This is the only occasion that Solway Star have played against the Dons and they are handed a cup-tie lesson as they concede five goals for no reply.

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SOCIAL HISTORY: 1922 DUNDEE POLICE UNLUCKY

1922: DUNDEE POLICE UNLUCKY Aberdeen Police, 2; Dundee Police, 1 In a rain and sleet storm, and on a pitch which in parts was completely submerged, the Aberdeen and Dundee Police fought for football supremacy at Pittodrie Park yesterday. The result - a win for Aberdeen by 2 goals to 1 - was rather a "miscarriage of justice" on the actual run of the play, even although credit is due the Aberdeen Police defence for its splendid resistance. In the first half Dundee had the wind in their favour, and when J. Dickie scored after twenty minutes the goal was overdue. On the only occasion Aberdeen were really dangerous Mitchell scored the equaliser. In the second half, although playing against the wind, Dundee monopolised the pressure, but the home team concentrated in front of goal and many shots were blocked. In Aberdeen's only breakaway Chalmers, shooting from the middle of a pool of water, obtained the winning goal, Addison being blinded by the spray. After the game the teams were entertained in the Northern Hotel, the company including Chief Constable Anderson, Aberdeen City Police, and Chief Constable Gauld, Aberdeenshire County Constabulary. The teams were: Aberdeen - Burnett; Booth and Gray; Smith, Pine, and Yule; Chalmers, Williamson, Mitchell, Dargie and Shepherd. Dundee - Addison: Kay and Cross: Dall, Malcolm, and Forbes; M'Cabe, Boath, J. Dickie, Cairns, and J. D. Dickie. Referee - Mr Peter Craigmyle, Aberdeen.

Source : Dundee Courier Thursday 19th January, 1922

Died on this Day
1972 Andy Cowie Wing Half  
Aberdeen Results on 19 January
Year Result Competition Venue Att.
2019 Aberdeen - Stenhousemuir Scottish Cup R4 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen
2013 Inverness CT 3-0 Aberdeen SPL Caledonian Stadium, Inverness Click here to watch the Highlights of Inverness CT v Aberdeen now on RedTV (Subscription Required) 4,734
2008 Dundee United 3-0 Aberdeen SPL Tannadice Park, Dundee Click here to watch the Highlights of Dundee United v Aberdeen now on RedTV (Subscription Required) 8,579
2002 Aberdeen 0-1 Rangers SPL Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 17,846
1994 Celtic 2-2 Aberdeen Premier Division Celtic Park, Glasgow 19,083
1991 Celtic 1-0 Aberdeen Premier Division Celtic Park, Glasgow 18,187
1985 Aberdeen 5-1 Rangers Premier Division Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen Click here to watch the Highlights of Aberdeen v Rangers now on RedTV (Subscription Required) 23,000
1980 Aberdeen 0-0 Celtic Premier Division Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 24,000
1977 Aberdeen 3-3 Rangers Premier Division Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 21,591
1974 Aberdeen 1-1 Clyde Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 7,000
1957 Aberdeen 1-0 East Fife Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 14,000
1952 Aberdeen 2-3 Third Lanark Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 7,000
1946 Clyde 0-0 Aberdeen Div 1 (Old) Shawfield Stadium, Glasgow 14,000
1935 Aberdeen 2-0 Celtic Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 20,000
1929 Aberdeen 5-0 Solway Star Scottish Cup R1 Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 9,296
1924 Celtic 4-0 Aberdeen Div 1 (Old) Celtic Park, Glasgow 6,000
1907 Aberdeen 3-0 Kilmarnock Div 1 (Old) Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen 5,000
1901 Dundee A 7-0 Victoria United Friendly Dens Park, Dundee
1901 Orion 1-3 Ayr FC Scottish Cup R1 REP Cattofield, Aberdeen 5,000
1895 Victoria United 2-2 The Aberdeen Aberdeenshire Cup SF Victoria Bridge, Aberdeen
1895 Orion 7-0 Culter Aberdeenshire Cup SF Cattofield, Aberdeen
1889 Orion 6-2 Playfair Aberdeenshire Cup SF Central Park, Aberdeen
1889 The Aberdeen 6-1 Britannia Aberdeenshire Cup SF Chanonry, Aberdeen