Aberdeen FC - Road to the SLC Final

Scottish League Cup

1955 - 1956

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Final

Final

Aberdeen 2-1 St Mirren, 22 Oct 1955

Mallan 47' (o.g.), Leggat 79' - Holmes 58'
Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, Attendance: 44,106
Referee: H. Phillips

Winners: Aberdeen

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Semi-final

Semi-final

Aberdeen 2-1 Rangers, 01 Oct 1955

Leggat 4', Wishart 29' - Hubbard 52'
Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, Attendance: 80,000
Referee: R.H. Davidson
Quarter-final

Quarter-final

Second leg: Hearts 2-4 Aberdeen, 17 Sept 1955

Urquhart 42' Conn 77' - Yorston 34', Leggat 55', Hather 70, 83'
Tynecastle, Edinburgh, Scotland, Attendance: 35,000
Referee: W. Brittle

Aggregate: Aberdeen 9–5 Hearts

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Quarter-final

First leg: Aberdeen 5-3 Hearts, 14 Sept 1955

Leggat 21, 35', 64', Buckley 15', 35' - Young 36', 51', Urquart 43'
Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, Attendance: 30,000
Referee: W. Brittle
Group 3

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Group 3

Scottish League Cup 1955-56 Table Positions.

Group 3

Clyde 1-2 Aberdeen, 03 Sept 1955

McHard 66' - Leggat 46', 83'
Shawfield Stadium, Glasgow, Scotland, Attendance: 8,000
Referee: J.A.S. Bissett
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Group 3

Dunfermline Athletic 2-2 Aberdeen, 31 Aug 1955

Millar 7', 64' - Buckley 20', 71'
East End Park, Dunfermline, Scotland, Attendance: 14,000
Referee: W. Syme
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Group 3

Aberdeen 2-1 Hibernian, 27 Aug 1955

Buckley 65', O'Neil 88' - Reilly 44'
Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, Attendance: 30,000
Referee: R.H. Davidson
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Group 3

Aberdeen 3-2 Clyde, 20 Aug 1955

Wishart 8', Glen 54 (pen), Vuckley 72' - Currie 44', Ring 89'
Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, Attendance: 24,000
Referee: R. Yacamini
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Group 3

Aberdeen 3-2 Dunfermline Athletic, 17 Aug 1955

Mulhall 20', Leggat 65', Yorston 69' - Reilly 2', Millar 32'
Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, Attendance: 24,000
Referee: D. McKerchar
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Group 3

Hibernian 0-1 Aberdeen, 13 Aug 1955

Buckley 68'
Easter Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, Attendance: 30,000
Referee: R.J. Smith
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(Scottish League Cup Group 3, Table Positions 1955-56: GR - Goal Ratio (i.e., GF divided by GA, used in place of GD - Goal Difference.)
  • Background Divider: Pride of Scotland Flag (League Cup) - This digital image by Graeme Watson 2020.
    Header Background: Double helix: The structure of DNA with the two strands of DNA spiraling about one other.
    A.F.C Official's, Player's, match and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
    Additional information source: (Leatherdale, Clive (1986). The Aberdeen Football Companion. John Donald, Edinburgh.)
    Scottish League Cup Group 3, Table Positions: (Leatherdale, Clive (1986). The Aberdeen Football Companion. John Donald, Edinburgh.)

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