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Tour of North America

1972
Aberdeen Football Club
 
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Flag of Bermuda - in the public domain

Aberdeen FC's
1972 Tour

Aberdeen FC played games in the USA, Canada and Bermuda.

Aberdeen FC

Won 8 - Draw 2 - Lost 2

Tour Fixture List 1972

Somerset Bermuda 2 v 4 Aberdeen

14 May 1972

(pen. 2) - Mitchell, Harper, McMillan, (o.g.)

Somerset Trojans, Hamilton, Bermuda

Devonshire Colts 1 v 6 Aberdeen

17 May 1972

Dowling 73' - Forrest 20', 32', Taylor 34', Murray, Willoughby, Harper

Somerset Trojans, Hamilton, Bermuda

Baltimore Bays 1 v 5 Aberdeen

19 May 1972

Scruti 87' - Harper 6', 15', Forrest 24', Miller 52', Jarvie 86'

Baltimore Memorial Stadium, Baltimore, USA, Attendance: 5,200

Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 v 3 Aberdeen

21 May 1972

McCalliog 19' - Harper 43', 76', Robb 61'

Kezar Stadium, San Francisco, USA, Attendance: 1,400

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 v 3 Aberdeen

24 May 1972

Mitchell 4', 32', Forrest 36'

High School Memorial Stadium, Washington, USA, Attendance: 6,100

Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 v 0 Aberdeen

26 May 1972

Hibbitt 26', Richard 51', Curran 60'

Attendance: 9,165

Wolverhampton Wanderers 4 v 0 Aberdeen

28 May 1972

Richard 26', 66', 80', Munro 65'

Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, USA, Attendance: 4,070

Toronto Metros 0 v 0 Aberdeen

31 May 1972

Varsity Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Attendance: 6,024

Chicargo All Stars 1 v 1 Aberdeen

11 Jun 1972

Willoughby

Barcelona S.C. Ecuador 1 v 5 Aberdeen

04 Jun 1972

Miranda 39' - Robb 4', 21', Forrest 6', Harper 24', Jarvie 55'

Randall's Island Stadium, Manhattan, New York, USA

Montréal Olympics 0 v 1 Aberdeen

07 Jun 1972

Harper (pen.)

Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada

The game was abandoned after 62 minutes when angry fans invaded the pitch and tried to attack the Aberdeen players after Joe Harper's penalty.

Boston Astros 0 v 5 Aberdeen

10 Jun 1972

Robb 31', Jarvie 34', Forrest 50', 77', 87'

Nickerson Field, Boston, USA

Aberdeen Football Club Tour 1972


Manager: James 'Jimmy' Bonthrone, Players, No 1. Goalkeeper: Andy Geoghegan, No 1. Goalkeeper: Robert Brown 'Bobby' Clark, No 2. Right Back: Henning Boel, No 3. left Back: Jim Hermiston, No 4. Centre Midfield: Steve Murray, No 4. Right Half: George Murray and Coach, No 5. Centre Half: William David 'Willie' Young, No 5. Centre Half: Tommy McMillan, No 7. Outside Right: Ian Wishart Taylor, No 9. Centre Forward: Joseph Montgomery 'Joe' 'Joey' Harper, No 9. Centre Forward: Barrie Horace Mitchell, No 9. Centre Forward: James 'Jim' Forrest, No 10. Inside Left: David Thomson 'Davie' Robb, No 10. Inside Left: Andrew "Drew" Jarvie, No 10. Inside Left: Tommy Wilson, No 10. Inside Left: Alexander Brown 'Alex' Willoughby, No 11. Outside Left: Arthur Graham, No 11. Outside Left: George Buchan, No 11. Outside Left: Robert Morgan 'Bertie' Miller, Physio Ron Coutts.

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    A.F.C Official's, Player's and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
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