Click here to go back to the AFC Heritage Trust Homepage Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust Logo  
AFC - Match Report
match report 1956-57 fixture list
Scottish Reserve League 
02/03/1957
 
Raith Rovers 2 - 2 Aberdeen
Kick Off:  3:00 PM         Ward, Clunie.  
Attendance: 0
Venue: Stark's Park, Kirkcaldy
Precious Point
The Reserves dropped a valuable point last week to Raith Rovers A and Hearts A won at home to keep h erace very close. The Young Dons served up quite a good display and might be considered a trifle unfortunate not to collect both points. They were the better football side and with a little more care and thrust would have got more goals. On the other hand the home players made up for their lack of skill by showing plenty of endeavour. With luck running their way, they might easily have "pipped" the Dons. Young Clydesdale, who has been discharged from the aermy, was an interested spectator. He is back now in full training and "rarin' to go."

Source: Match Programme, 6th March 1957

Raith Rovers Teamsheet: 

Bookings:

Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Herd, Walker, Hogg, Wilson, Newman, Smith, Ingram, Ward, Clunie, Wallace, Mulhall.

Unused Subs:

Bookings:

Referee:

Related Links: