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Aberdeen 5 - 2 Dumbarton

HT Score: Aberdeen 2 - 1 Dumbarton

Scottish Reserve League
Aberdeen scorers: Davidson 29, Henry 44, Wilson 52, Crawford 54, Drews 59.
Dumbarton scorers: McGuire 35, McCormick 69

19/10/1974 | KO: 15:00

Lethal Touch From Henry

DEFEATS in the 2nd XI Cup at Dundee and the Reserve League at Ayr knocked a bit of the spirit out of the young Dons, but the confidence came roaring back with last week's 5-2 home win over Dumbarton A.
Several players were out of touch in the games at Dens Park and Somerset Park, and they made it a bit obvious by not wanting the ball, and not making themselves 'available' to colleagues in trouble. Jim Crawford was one of those under a cloud, but he should have got a morale boost with that cracking goal he scored against Dumbarton. It was quite a day for 'firsts' against the Boghead reserves - others who got their name on the scoresheet for the first time were Ernie Drews and Ian Wilson.

Source: Match Programme, 26th October 1874

Aberdeen Teamsheet
Geoghegan, Crawford, Hermiston (Wilson 46), Henry, Ward, Cooper, Drews, Davidson, Street, McMaster, Campbell.

Unused Subs: Allan.
Dumbarton Teamsheet
McGregor; Brown, Dickson, B. Brown, McAdam, Menmuir, McGuire (Toner), McIntyre, Mathie, McCormick, J. Brown (Mackin 46)
Attendance: 852
Venue: Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen
Referee: J. D. Brown, Markinch
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