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AFC - Match Report
match report 1955-56 fixture list
Scottish Reserve League 
31/03/1956
 
Raith Rovers 1 - 4 Aberdeen
Kick Off:  3:00 PM         Davidson, Davidson, Hay, Hay.  
Attendance: 0
Venue: Stark's Park, Kirkcaldy
At Kirkcaldy last Saturday the Reserves were clear winners against an eleven showing plenty of endeavour but little skill. Of course there were times during the game when the very enthusiasm of the home side might with luck have given results - and the style of the game might have changed entirely. As it was the home players had one spell in each half when they put the Dons' defence to the test. Apart from these periods lasting about ten minutes in each case, the writing was on the wall. Long before the end the home side had given up the ghost. The biggest cheer at Starks Park came from the announcement of the half-time Pittodrie score.

Source: AFC Programme, 7th April 1956

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Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Herd, MacFarlane, Hogg, Botha, Clunie, Paterson, Davidson, Walker, Buckley, Hay, Ingram.

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