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Aberdeen F.C. 1941-42
Mitchell Cup Final, 2nd Leg


23 May 1942


Aberdeen 3 v 1 Dundee United

(a.e.t.)

Williams 31', Pattillo 59', Gourlay 91' - Nevins 41'

Aggregate: Aberdeen 6 v 5 Dundee United


Winners: Aberdeen


Referee: Robert "Bobby" Calder, Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Pittodrie Park, Aberdeen, Scotland, Attendance: 15,000



During the Second World War, football was restricted between 1941-1945.
8 teams competed for the North Eastern Supplementary Cup which included Rangers 'A'.
A total of 4 finals 1st Series which Aberdeen won 3 times, 1941–42, 1942–43, 1944–45 and
2nd Series (Mitchell Cup) A total of 4 finals which Aberdeen won 3 times, 1941–42, 1942–43, 1944–45.
Aberdeen Club Chairman, William Mitchell donated the trophy which Aberdeen won 3 times.
Mr Mitchell said he would like it to be definetly understood that it was entirely a war challenge trophy.
(Source: Press & Journal, dated 25 May 1942)

Aberdeen F.C. 1941-42

Mitchell Cup Winners

PLAYERS & MANAGER

Aberdeen Football Club

Scottish North Eastern League
Champions 1941-1942

Table Positions

Scottish North Eastern League Champions, 1941-1942 Table Positions.

The top 4 placed, advanced to a play off, 1st v 3rd and 2nd v 4th over 2 legs. The winners from each advanced to the Final over 2 legs.
(BP = An extra point was awarded for having a better goal aggregate over each opponet over both series.)

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