Sports Events

Sports Events

Aberdeen has a great deal going on when it comes to sport and this includes activity in all categories.

Football is the main game and the Scottish Premier League (SPL) being the elite form. Aberdeen Football Club is the professional football serving the area. They play home games at the Pittodrie which has been in existence since 1899 and has a capacity of well over twenty three thousand. It was renovated back in 1993 and the stands include the Main stand, South Stand, Richard Donald Stand and also the Merkland Stand.

Aberdeen Football Club gained recognition when the won the European Cup Winners Cup and also the Super Cup back in 1983. They have also won the SPL on many occasions and this mainly includes the 1980s period. Most famously they had Sir Alex Ferguson as a manger during this period, who then went on to manage Manchester United and become one of the greatest coaches in the world.

Other clubs include Cove Rangers Football Club, Culter Football Club and also the Glentanar Football Club.

Aberdeen Minibus and coach hire can transport you to all sports events, venues and facilities with relative ease and comfort.