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Cycling Tour Series comes to Aberdeen next month with a new route
A major cycling event will be back in Aberdeen for the third year in a row next month with a new route revealed today. The OVO Energy Tour Series will be taking place in the city centre on Thursday 16 May. Thousands of people are expected once again to line the city’s streets to cheer […]
Aberdeen to face Kilmarnock at Rugby Park in first post-split game
Aberdeen will be away to Kilmarnock at Rugby Park in the first of their five post-split Premiership fixtures on Saturday 20 April. After that game, they will play the Old Firm – Derek McInnes’ side are at Ibrox to face Rangers on Sunday 28 April and then welcome Celtic to Pittodrie on Saturday 4 May. […]
Glasgow man charged over alleged seat-throwing at Pittodrie after Aberdeen v Rangers
A Glasgow man has been charged over alleged culpable and reckless conduct at Pittodrie at an Aberdeen v Rangers game. A home fan was taken to hospital after a seat was thrown in the South Stand after the full-time whistle on Sunday, March 3. The 21-year-old is due in court today. Earlier this week police issued […]
Protestors won’t appeal Kingsford stadium approval
The group behind an unsuccessful legal challenge against Aberdeen FC’s new stadium at Kingsford will not appeal the ruling. No Kingsford Stadium took a judicial review to the Court of Session, over claims Aberdeen City Council had not followed due process in awarding the club planning permission for the new ground. Crowdfunders had raised £66,000 […]
Derek McInnes: “I’m delighted” Kingsford Stadium given go-ahead by courts
Aberdeen FC’s new Kingsford Stadium has been given the go-ahead by courts after a legal challenge against it was dismissed. The £50 million plans for a 20,000-seat stadium, training ground and community hub at Kingsford were approved by Aberdeen City councillors in January last year. Opposition group No Kingsford Stadium launched a lengthy challenge against […]
“Easy decision” as Lewis Ferguson pens deal to stay with Dons until 2024
Lewis Ferguson has signed a contract extension keeping him with the Dons an extra two years. The 19-year-old has penned a deal to stay with Aberdeen until 2024. He only joined the Pittodrie club this summer on a pre-contract deal from Hamilton. The youngster, who has played for Scotland at under-19 and under-21 level, made […]
Two men charged over alleged “racially offensive” comments at Aberdeen v Rangers game
Two men have been charged over allegedly racist remarks made at Pittodrie during the Aberdeen v Rangers match last week. A number of fans in the ground reported the abuse to police during the game on Wednesday night, which ended 4-2. They were in the south stand in the stadium. The pair – aged 47 […]
Andy Murray announces retirement from professional tennis
Andy Murray has announced his intention to retire from tennis. Scotland’s former world number one says he plans to end his career at Wimbledon after continued difficulty from a devastating hip injury. The 31-year-old is scheduled to face Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut in the Australian Open, which starts on Monday. It could be his last […]
Aberdeen FC appoints board director Dave Cormack as vice-chairman
Major shareholder Dave Cormack has been appointed vice-chairman of Aberdeen FC.
Scotland women’s football team take on the United States in friendly.
The Scotland National Women’s team go up against world champions the United States in a friendly at the Paisley 2021 stadium tonight.
Dons pledge to fight McKenna two-match ban
Aberdeen’s Scott McKenna faces a Scottish FA disciplinary hearing later, accused of “serious foul play” in a tackle in last week’s loss at Celtic.
SPFL forced to rethink: Aberdeen’s League Cup semi-final now to kick-off at Hampden in late afternoon
Scottish footballing bosses have been forced to backtrack on plans to schedule Aberdeen for a 12pm kick-off in their League Cup semi-final with Rangers later this month. There was uproar as the SPFL announced plans for both ties to be played at Hampden on October 28 – meaning a kick-off time for the Dons before […]