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match report 1950-51 fixture list
Div 1 (Old) 
28/04/1951
 
Third Lanark 2 - 0 Aberdeen
Kick Off:  3:00 PM   Henderson 28, Cuthbertson 66        
Attendance: 13,500
Venue: Cathkin Park, Glasgow
The Aberdeen players should be glad to forget their last Scottish League match of the season against Third Lanark at Cathkin (writes Norman macdonald)

If Saturday's display is taken as a yardstick, Aberdeen FC will require a transfusion of youthful blood if they mean to make their presence felt in Scottish football next season. There were no medals for the Pittodrie players on Saturday.
I liked Boyd. The young fellow did not receive the ball too frequently but he was keen and enterprising. Hamilton tried hard without threatening much danger, but the other forwards will want to forget this match.
Ian Rodger and Bogan have joined the party for the English tour.

Source: Evening Express, 30th April 1951

Third Lanark Teamsheet:  Petrie, Balunas, Harrower, Mooney, Samuel, Aitken, Henderson, Dick, Goodall, Cuthbertson, Bradley

Bookings:

Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Martin, Emery, Shaw, Lowrie, Young, Harris, Boyd, Hamilton, Delaney, Baird, Pearson.

Unused Subs:

Bookings:

Referee: A. B. Gebbie

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