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match report 1954-55 fixture list
Benefit Match 
09/05/1955
 
Glentoran 4 - 3 Aberdeen
    Noel McCarthy Benefit Match
Kick Off:  7:30 PM   McQuade 21, Hughes 24, Young (OG) 42, Weatherup 74.       Yorston 16, Buckley 20, Yorston 37.  
Attendance: 9,000
Venue: The Oval, Belfast
Tommy Taylor of the Home Farm club in Dublin played in goal for Aberdeen as a guest. Regular keeper Fred Martin had been injured and taken off in the previous match.
 
Glentoran included four guest players.
Glentoran Teamsheet:  Bond, Lucas, King, Paddy Corr (Glenavon), Ernie McCleary (Cliftonville), Jimmy Lewis, Sammy Lowry, McQuade (Derry City), Sammy Hughes, Sammy Quee, Weatherup (Distillery).

Bookings:

Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Taylor, Mitchell, MacFarlane, O'Neil, Young, Glen, Buckley, Yorston, Wishart, Kelly, Hather.

Unused Subs: Allan, Wilson.

Bookings:

Referee: John Adair (Belfast).

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