Results Against Blackburn Rovers

United have played Blackburn Rovers on three occasions in pre-season friendlies. The first, on 6th August tn_Blackburn Roverrs (h) 28 Jul 93 Test1966, was a direct result of manager Ally MacLeods appointment as Ayr manager, having played for Rovers previously.

This match ended in a 3-1 win for the Lancashire side. A programme was produced for this match.

The second match on 1st August 1970 gave United a 1-1 draw although no programme was produced for this match.

The third match was a testimonial for manager Ally McLeod, now in his third spell with United, which again ended in a win for Blackburn, this time by 1-0. A souvenir programme was produced.


Season Date H/A Competition Score – Ayr First Programme Image Comments
1966/67 6/8/66 H Friendly 1-3 Yes
1970/71 1/8/70 H Friendly 1-1 No Issues
1993/94 28/7/93 H Friendly 0-1 Yes Ally MacLeod Testimonial

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