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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 […]
Dons striker Adam Rooney leaves Pittodrie
Aberdeen have confirmed that prolific striker Adam Rooney has joined English National League side Salford City for an undisclosed fee.
Injured Cove player thanks medical staff and fans for help and support
A footballer who was rushed to hospital with a serious head injury after a collision with another player on Sunday has taken to social media to thanked medics for their help.
Cove Rangers v Aberdeen abandoned after player takes serious head knock
A pre-season friendly between Cove Rangers and Aberdeen was abandoned this afternoon after one of the players was seriously hurt.
Memorial ceremony for Gothenburg Great Neale Cooper to be held at Pittodrie
A celebration of the life of Gothenburg Great Neale Cooper will take place at Pittodrie next week. The memorial ceremony will be held on Friday (June 8) from 7pm at the Richard Donald Stand, his family and Aberdeen Football Club (AFC) announced. The Dons legend died in Aberdeen on Monday after he had been found […]