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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 […]
SPFL in discussions over moving League cup semi-final
The SPFL has announced it is in discussions over the possibility of moving one of the League-cup semi-final games to an alternative venue. Hampden Park Limited have decided to waive their contractual obligation that all semi-finals involving the Old Firm must be played at the national stadium, with Murrayfield now being considered. This comes after […]
Non-executive director of AFC: SPFL have something to learn from Major League Soccer
The non-executive director of Aberdeen FC says the SPFL have something to learn from Major League Soccer in the United States.
Aberdeen brand League cup schedule ‘completely unacceptable’
Aberdeen football club has branded the decision to schedule next months League cup semi-final at Hampden for a 12-noon kick off as ‘completely unacceptable’. Both semi-final games will be played on the same day, Sunday the 28th of October, with the Dons taking on Rangers at midday, before holders Celtic play Hearts at 7:45pm. The […]
Scottish FA strikes deal to buy Hampden Park
The Scottish FA has announced plans to buy Hampden Park for £5 million. The national footballing body’s lease comes to an end in summer 2020. The looming deadline has prompted four years of deliberation on where future internationals and cup finals would take place thereafter. The SFA has now struck a deal to purchase the […]
Aberdeen land Man Utd striker on season-long loan
Aberdeen have signed up a Manchester United striker on a season-long loan to bolster their attacking options. With Sam Cosgrove and Stevie May left as the senior strikers in the squad, manager Derek McInnes has brought in James Wilson. It follows the summer departure of Adam Rooney for Salford City – with Wilson to sport […]
Investigation launched after glass bottle thrown at Dons fans
An investigation has been launched after a vodka bottle was thrown at Aberdeen fans from the Rangers section on Sunday, narrowly missing a child. It came after 19-year-old Bruce Anderson’s dramatic 93rd minute equaliser, that earned Aberdeen a hard fought point at Pittodrie. Nobody was injured. A police spokesperson said: “We are investigating a report […]