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Friendly 
08/06/1918
 
Juniors 5 - 3 Aberdeen
Kick Off:  3:15 PM   Longmuir, Longmuir, Longmuir, Longmuir       Walker, Walker, Robertson.  
Attendance: 2,500
Venue: Central Park, Aberdeen
A football match at Aberdeen realised 70 to provide footballs for men of Scottish regiments behind the lines in France.

Source: The Scotsman, 10th June 1918

Strictly speaking the match was between Aberdeen Seniors and Juniors. It was organised by Aberdeen goalkeeper George Anderson and several Aberdeen players did play for the Seniors. Over 70 was raised which would enable the sending of between 100 and 200 footballs to the front.
Juniors Teamsheet:  Sangster (Windsor); Bryce (Lyon's), Hampton (Henderson's); Wright (Gordon's), Furneaux (Henderson's), Cowie (Ferryhill); Duncan (Hall Russell's), Neilson (Lyon's), Longmuir (Gordon's), Ross (Hall & Co.), Gordon (Lyon's)

Bookings:

Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Anderson, Moir, McRobbie, Duffus, Wyllie, Low, Walker, Cruickshank, McKenzie, Brown, Robertson.

Unused Subs:

Bookings:

Referee: Mr J. Montgomerie

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