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European Cup Winners Cup Second Round Second Leg 
06/12/1967
 
Aberdeen 2 - 0 Standard Liege
Kick Off:  7:30 PM   Munro 20, Melrose 65.        
Attendance: 13,000
Venue: Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen
Dons exit despite win
This was to be a frustrating night that almost emulated some of the great European nights that littered the eighties. With a three goal deficit to overcome against experienced European campaigners 13,000 turned up as the game kicked off in blizzard conditions. Frank Munro made it five goals in four European with a fierce volley in the 20th minute and Harry Melrose added a second 25 minutes from the end. Despite a huge effort the Dons couldn't find a decisive third to take the tie to extra time and the European adventure was over.
 
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Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Clark, Whyte, Shewan, Munro, McMillan, Petersen, Little, Smith, Robb, Melrose, Wilson.

Unused Subs:

Bookings:

Standard Liege Teamsheet:  Nicolay, Beurlet, Jeck, Pilot, Thissen, Dewalquye, Naumovic, Semmeling, Claesson, Galic, Cajou.

Bookings:

Referee: M. Petursson, Iceland

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