Red top & Red shorts
Aberdeen F.C. 1981-82
Scottish Cup Winners
James "Jim" Leighton MBEGoalkeeping Coach, Football Player, No 1 Goalkeeper
Birth: 24 Jul 1958 • Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland - Death:
Stuart Robert KennedyFootball Player, No 2 Right Fullback
Birth: 31 May 1953 • Grangemouth, Falkirk, Scotland - Death:
Douglas "Doug" RougvieFootball Player, No 3 Left Fullback
Birth: 24 May 1956 • Ballingry, Fife, Scotland - Death:
John McMasterFootball Player, No 4 Right Halfback
Birth: 23 Feb 1955 • Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland - Death:
Alexander "Alex" McLeishFootball Player, No 5 Centre Halfback
Birth: 21 Jan 1959 • Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
William Ferguson "Willie" Miller MBEManager, Dir. of Football, Football Player, No 6 Central Defender (Capt.)
Birth: 02 May 1955 • Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
Gordon David Strachan OBEFootball Player, No 7 Outside Right
Birth: 09 Feb 1957 • Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland - Death:
Neale James "Tattie" CooperFootball Player, No 8 Inside Right
Birth: 24 Nov 1963 • Darjeeling, India - Death: 28 May 2018 • Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland
Mark Edward McGheeFootball Player, No 9 Centre Forward
Birth: 25 May 1957 • Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
Neil Alexander SimpsonFootball Player, No 10 Inside Left
Birth: 15 Nov 1961 • Hackney, London, England - Death:
John HewittFootball Player, No 11 Outside Left
Birth: 09 Feb 1963 • Aberdeen, Scotland - Death:
Douglas "Dougie" BellFootball Player, No 12 Inside Right
Birth: 05 Sep 1959 • Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - Death:
Eric BlackFootball Player, No 14 Centre Forward
Birth: 01 Oct 1963 • Bellshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
Sir Alexander Chapman Ferguson CBETeam Manager
Birth: 01 Dec 1941 • Shieldhall Road, Govan, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland - Death:
Burton Stephen "Burt" Lancaster
- Birth: 02 Nov 1913 • New York, New York, USA
- Death: 20 Oct 1994 • Century City, California, USA
In Scotland, Filming Local Hero
Aberdeen celebrated the trophy win back at their hotel in Gleneagles. They were joined by one of the world’s biggest film stars, Burt Lancaster. Stuart Kennedy along with the team was photographed with Burt.
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.
Header Background: Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
Background photo: Football pitch grass, Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen, Scotland, 2015 - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
Background Divider: Pride of Scotland Flag (Scottish Cup) - This digital image by Graeme Watson 2020.
Insert photo: From Graeme Watson's personal collection of programmes, shirts, memorabilia. Programmes displayed on this website are to illustrate the article on the match to which the programme was issued and to bring further understanding to the reader.
Individual Team Member Photos - Various sources and status, see individual profile page for details.
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.