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Charity Cup Final 
25/04/1896
 
The Aberdeen 1 - 3 Orion
Kick Off:           
Attendance: 0
Venue: Victoria Bridge, Aberdeen
The final tie for the Aberdeen Charity Cup took place on Saturday between the Orion and the Aberdeen at Victoria Bridge Grounds in fine weather. There, was a good deal of interest evinced in the match, as both teams were cupless. The Orion got a goal about ten minutes after the game had started, and this was the only scoring in the first half. On resuming, the Orion scored from a penalty kick. Shortly after the Aberdeen scored. The Orion a few minutes from time again scored. Result: Orion, 3: Aberdeen, 1.

Source: Dundee Courier, 27th April 1896

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