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match report 1930-31 fixture list
Scottish Alliance League 
Ayr United 3 - 2 Aberdeen
Kick Off:    Sugget,Sugget,Sugget       Warnock, Burke.  
Attendance: 0
Venue: Somerset Park, Ayr
'A' Team Down

Beaten by Ayr By Odd Goal in Five.

Aberdeen A were beaten at Somerset Park in an Alliance game by 3 goals to 2.
Sugget gave Ayr the lead from a penalty in the second half, but Warnock quickly equalised.<.br> Shortly afterwards Burke put Aberdeen ahead, but Sugget levelled the scores and then put on what proved to be the winning goal.
In the closing minutes Aberdeen strove hard for the equaliser, but this eluded them.

Source: Press & Journal, 18th August 1930

Ayr United Teamsheet:  Graham; Willis, Hamilton; Faulds, Young, H. C. Brown; McGillivray, Armory, Sugget, Hart, McLean


Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Smith, Shannon, Robertson, Falloon, McHale, McLeod, Warnock, Burke, Merrie, David, McKenzie.

Unused Subs:


Referee: C. McGreachan, Kilsyth

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