Aberdeen FC’s 1927 Tour included, Cape Town, Eastern Cape, Bloemfontein, Kimberley, Pretoria, Durban, Natal and Johannesburg.
Won 8 - Draw 2 - Lost 4
Tour Fixture List 1927
Western Province 0 v 1 Aberdeen
28 May 1927
Hartleyvale, Cape Town, South Africa
Frontier XI 3 v 2 Aberdeen
04 Jun 1927
East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Witwatersrand 3 v 1 Aberdeen
11 Jun 1927
Johannesburg, South Africa
Aberdeen Football Club Tour 1927
Chairman: William Philip, Manager: Patrick 'Paddy' Travers, Players, No 1. Goalkeeper: Clifford Harold 'Harry' Blackwell, No 2. Right Back: Malcolm Muir, No 3. Left Back: Duff Morrison Bruce, No 3. Left Back: William 'Willie' Jackson, No 4. Inside Right: Michael Docherty 'Mike' Cosgrove, No 5. Centre Half: John 'Jock' Edward, No 6. Inside Left: Robert Forsyth 'Bob' McDermid, No 8. Inside Right: Alexander George 'Alec' Cheyne, No 9. Centre Forward: Benjamin Collard "Benny" Yorston, No 9. Centre Forward: John 'Jock' McHale, No 10. Inside Right: Robert Frederick 'Bobby' Bruce, No 11. Outside Left: Andrew Robb 'Andy' Love, Trainer: William James 'Billy' Russell.
Family Tree Official's, Player's and staff details: Ancestry.com
A.F.C Official's, Player's and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
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Aberdeen F.C. - Family/DNA
An un-official compilation of the family tree of Aberdeen Football Club's official's, player's and staff from 1881 to present from one personal family tree.