Dundee Utd 4
Aberdeen 3
Mitchell Trophy (Final 1st Leg)


Dundee Utd
4 - 3
Aberdeen 

Mitchell Trophy (Final 1st Leg)
Saturday, May 16th, 1942
Tannadice Park. Att. 8,000
7:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
David S Low (14)
Bobby Gardiner (37)
Bob Glassey (51)
Bob Glassey (75)
Alex Gourlay (28)
Arthur Milne (53)
Jock Pattillo (64)

Team Managers
Jimmy Allan
Dave Halliday

Starting Eleven
Chic Brownlee
Eric Sibley
Willie Fordyce
Bert Adamson
Alec Low
Jimmy Melville
Laurie Nevins
Bob Glassey
Albert Juliussen
David S Low
Bobby Gardiner
George Johnstone
Willie Cooper
Jack Howe
Frank Dunlop
Charlie Gavin
George Taylor
Jock Pattillo
Alex Gourlay
Arthur Milne
George Drury
John Dryden

Match Officials

J.M Martin (Ladybank) (Referee)




Match Report


The first stage of the North-East League Cup final attracted just under 10,000 spectators at Dundee, where United beat Aberdeen 4-3. In the deciding game on Saturday first at Pittodrie Aberdeen thus start a goal in arrears. In the earlier Cup competition, it will be recalled, Aberdeen faced a deficit of 3 goals and won on the aggregate by 7 goals to 6. With an attendance of 20,000 at the Glasgow Charity Cup final it is expected that a sum of £3000 will be available for distribution from this seasons competition.

Extract from The Glasgow Herald, May 18th, 1942



Squad Statistics (as at May 16th, 1942)


1941-42 All Time
Age
Chic Brownlee (GK) - 30 - 30 -
Willie Fordyce - 20 - 20 -
Eric Sibley26 19 - 19 -
Alec Low - 3 - 3 -
Bert Adamson - 32 - 32 -
Jimmy Melville - 3 - 3 -
Laurie Nevins21 5353
Bobby Gardiner29 18413762
David S Low - 7373
Bob Glassey - 109109
Albert Juliussen22 24382438






League Table (as at May 16th, 1942)


No league table has been added for this season.