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Scottish Cup First Round Replay 
15/09/1883
 
Arbroath 7 - 0 The Aberdeen
Kick Off:           
Attendance: 0
Venue: Gayfield Park, Arbroath
Arbroath v Aberdeen.- A second match as above came off on the ground of the former on Saturday, the match on the preceding Saturday having resulted in a tie. There was a change on this occasion, for in the first round Arbroath secured three goals and 4 in the second, besides one or two others which the referee disallowed. Aberdeen failed to score, the result being Arbroath, 7; Aberdeen , 0.

Source: Dundee Courier, 19th September 1883

The Aberdeen Journal did at least report the result of this match, but no details and no-one appears to have reported the names of the players or officials.

Arbroath Teamsheet:  Milne; christie, Grant; Guild, Milne, Bruce; Robertson, Fyffe, Stirling, Mann, Fleming

Bookings:

The Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Jamieson; A. V. Lothian, Hunter; McHardy, Glennie, Stewart, Hyslop, D. B. Lothian, Smith, W. Clark, J. Clark

Bookings:

Referee: Mr. Ness, Glasgow

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