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Northern League 
22/08/1896
 
Victoria United 6 - 2 Lochee United
Kick Off:    Morrice, Davidson,?, ?, ?, ?       Moon, Vigrow  
Attendance: 0
Venue: Victoria Bridge, Aberdeen
Played at Victoria Bridge Grounds, and resulted in a win for the Aberdeen team by six goals to two. The teams were Victoria: Gillespie; Brown, Allan; Morrice, Davidson, Annand; Forsyth, Toman, Caie, Stopani, Ritchie. Lochee: Stewart; P. Gray, Foote; McKinley, C. Gray, Haxton; Moon, Cowie, Reid, Vigrow, Rattray. In the first period of the game the visitors showed by far the best play, and put two goals to their credit before half-time was called. Before the second half was long commenced, however, the Aberdeen team took the upper hand, and within thirty minutes registered six goals.

Source: Aberdeen Journal, 24th August 1896

Victoria United Teamsheet:  Gillespie; Brown, Allan; Morrice, Davidson, Annand; Forsyth, Toman, Caie, Stopani, Ritchie

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Lochee United Teamsheet:  Stewart; P. Gray, Foote; McKinley, C. Gray, Haxton; Moon, Cowie, Reid, Vigrow, Rattray

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