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match report 1997-98 fixture list
Aberdeen 1 - 2 Blackburn Rovers
Kick Off:  7:45 PM   Windass 56.       Buchan OG 10, Broomes 77  
Attendance: 9,000
Venue: Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen
A healthy crowd of 10,000 was in attendance at Pittodrie for this glamour pre-season friendly in which the Dons played reasonably well. The only goal for the home team came via Dean Windass after the former Hull man took advantage of a slip by Tim Sherwood to steer the ball home. Aberdeen used four subs with Derek Young, Darren Young, Shearer & Dodds on for Miller, Jess, Newell & Windass.
Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Stillie, Anderson, Buchan, Bernard, Kombouare, O'Neil, Miller (Young 70), Jess (Young 62), Newell (Shearer 60), Windass (Dodds 60), Rowson.

Unused Subs: Inglis, Walker.


Blackburn Rovers Teamsheet:  Jon Philan (Lance Key), Jeff Kenna (Patrick Valery), Gary Croft, Billy McKinlay, Marlon Broomes, Tim Sherwood, Stuart Ripley, Lars Bohinen, Per Pedersen, Graham Fenton (Anders Anderson), Georgio Donis.

Unused Subs: James Beattie, Adam Reed, Damion Johnson, Lee Fitzpatrick.


Referee: Mike Pocock, Aberdeen

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