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Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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Champions: Ellon United bounce back into Superleague as First Division East title winners

Champions: Ellon United bounce back into Superleague as First Division East title winners

Ellon United were confirmed as First Division East champions on Tuesday night after Sunnybank were unable to match United’s weekend victory over Glentanar.

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Ellon cruise past Cruden Bay

Ellon cruise past Cruden Bay

Ellon United maintained their league challenge with a 4 – 0 home win against Cruden Bay at The Meadows last weekend.

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Ellon United secure spot in semi-final with convincing win

Ellon United secure spot in semi-final with convincing win

Ellon United booked a semi-final place in the AM Property Maintenance Morrison Cup by beating Lewis United 4-0 at The Meadows to finish top of their qualifying section.

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Conor Gethins celebrating his goal

Formartine head to final after seeing off Turriff in closely contested semi

Formartine United were triumphant in their semi-final match against Turriff United in the Breedon Aggregates Highland League Cup, winning 1-0.

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Ellon's Emily Anderson on the ball

Ellon senior girls move on to final

Ellon Academy senior girls hosted Inverness Royal Academy in the North of Scotland Cup semi-final at the weekend.

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Stewart Regan, Chief Executive; Andrew McKinlay, Chief Operating Officer, Scottish Football Association and David Little, Chief Executive, Scottish Youth Football Association appeared before the Scottish Parliament Health and Sport Committee to give evidence on Child Protection in sport  Pic: Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

488 youth football coaches suspended over disclosure checks

Hundreds of Scottish youth football coaches and officials have been suspended for failing to complete comprehensive background checks.

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United make light work of Sunnybank in cup

United make light work of Sunnybank in cup

Cracking goals from Kevin Anderson, Dean McDonald and James Bain helped Ellon United to a 3-0 win at home to Sunnybank on Saturday.

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Formartine into semi final

Formartine into semi final

Formartine are through to the semi-finals of the Breedons Highland League Cup where they will travell to The Haughs to play Turriff.

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United come out on top in six-goal thriller

United come out on top in six-goal thriller

Ellon United recorded a 5 –2 win over Newmachar United in their second round tie of The Dominos Pizza North Regional Cup on Saturday.

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Derby delight for United

Derby delight for United

A closely-fought encounter at North Lodge Park ended with a narrow win for the home side as Formartine saw off rivals Inverurie Locos.

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New kit for Newmachar

New kit for Newmachar

Newmachar United Football Club were this week presented with track-suit tops and bottoms for 27 boys by Greenwell Equipment.

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United beat Stoneywood in seven goal thriller

United beat Stoneywood in seven goal thriller

Ellon United squeezed past Stoneywood Parkvale 4 – 3 in their league game at The Meadows last weekend.

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Ellon’s walking footballers take part in ASV tournament

Ellon’s walking footballers take part in ASV tournament

Walking Footballers from Ellon recently took part in a tournament at Aberdeen Sports Village organised by the AFC community Trust.

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Another one bites the frost

Another one bites the frost

Formartine’s Breedons Cup Preliminary Round tie away to Strathspey was postponed at the weekend due to a frozen pitch at Seafield Park.

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Formartine retain 100% win record against Thistle

Formartine retain 100% win record against Thistle

This was one of those games where each side got the least they could reasonably have expected from it yet neither got as much as they had hoped.

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United go four points clear

United go four points clear

Ellon United recovered from their unfortunate defeat at Sunnybank to record a fine 3 – 0 win over East End at The Meadows last weekend.

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