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High-flying United prove too good for Westdyke

Westdyke Ladies faced a tough test against an undefeated Dundee United at Lawsondale last Sunday, and left it late to get into their stride.

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View from the stands as Scotland take on Brazil in 1982

What we miss as Scotland fans: the 1982 World Cup revisited

One of the lucky ones, sports writer Ian MacLean is the only member of the Johnston Press Weeklies Sport department to follow Scotland at a World Cup.
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Westdyke go international and beat Malta at home

Westdyke go international and beat Malta at home

Westdyke U17s secured a fam-ous victory for a local boys team from Aberdeen against the 
national team of Malta in the Centenary Stadium, Ta’ Qali last Friday.

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Saints off bottom thanks to late winner and quickfire opener

Saints off bottom thanks to late winner and quickfire opener

Bottom of the Superleague Banchory made the long trip to looking to take three points from second-bottom Inverness City.

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Banchory hit back but Hermes’ first-half goals enough for win

Banchory hit back but Hermes’ first-half goals enough for win

Hermes were the visitors to Milton Park last Saturday and the third-placed Bridge of Don outfit were always going to be favourites against Superleague bottom dogs Banchory.

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New kit for Banchory team

New kit for Banchory team

Banchory Boys 2007 are presented with a new set of strips by Adrian Clark of Alford-based ACG Construction.

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Banchory lose an eight-goal thriller

Banchory lose an eight-goal thriller

Banchory travelled to Dufftown for the second time this season for this McLeman Cup first-round tie.

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Another year kicks off for Donside U13 girls

Another year kicks off for Donside U13 girls

Donside under-13 girls football squad re-start training this week eagerly looking forward to the beginning of the 2018 season in March.

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Alford girls hit six of the best to reach semis

Alford girls hit six of the best to reach semis

Alford Junior Girls’ football team hosted Mearns Academy in the quarter-final of the Aberdeenshire Cup on Wednesday last week, and it was a thrilling encounter, with Alford emerging as 6-4 winners.

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Thursday 16th November 2017, Aberdeen, Scotland.  '''Pictured: Derek McInnes and Paul Lawrie with Adam Rooney'''(Photo: Ross Johnston/Newsline Media)

paul teams up with dons in special open partnership

Paul Lawrie, The Open winner at Carnoustie in 1999, has helped launch a partnership between The Open and Aberdeen FC at Pittodrie ahead of next year’s Open at Carnoustie.

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New kit for Banchory Academy footballers

New kit for Banchory Academy footballers

Banchory Academy 2004 football team has extended a special thank you to both Raeburn Christie Clark & Wallace and The Rotary Club of Banchory St. Ternan for their very generous sponsorship which has allowed them to purchase new match kit and training tops.

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Scott Booth, now head coach of Glasgow City, believes change should be resisted at all levels of the Scotland set-up

Scott Booth: Scotland must stick with manager and the plan

Genetically modifying Scottish footballers isn’t what Scott Booth believes is required to alter the qualifying fortunes of the country. Change should be resisted on all levels in the Scotland set-up is the firm belief of the 22-times capped former SFA youth coach.

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Oliver Burke captained Scotland U20 to victory over Brazil at the Toulon Tournament in June. Picture: Craig Foy/SNS

Oliver Burke will join Scots U21 squad with a point to prove

It would be understandable if representing Scotland under-21s wasn’t uppermost in the mind of Oliver Burke right now. That, though, will be anything but the case according to Scot Gemmill, who will manage him at international level next month.

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Bonnyrigg Rose beat Rob Roy in last season's Scottish Junior Cup quarter-finals

Draw made for first round of Scottish Junior Cup

The battle to land Scottish junior football's Blue Riband trophy gets under way next month.

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Banchory Girls FC

Banchory Girls FC to host festival

Banchory Girls FC will welcome teams from across Aberdeen City and Shire to the King George V Park on Sunday, September 3 for a football festival hosted by the Deeside club.

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Picture quiz: Name the Scottish football stars by their Corinthian figurine

Among the seemingly endless number of collectable playground crazes of the 1990s was the popular range of football models produced by Corinthian. At their height, these little figures sold by the truck load.

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Keith McAllister sports an anniverary shirt

‘Tradition is everything for Queen’s Park after 150 years’

Queen’s Park turn 150 years old today and the fan who has seen more of their 4,846 games than any other reckons he would stop watching them if they ever gave up their legendary amateur status.

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