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Results Against Burin Peninsula All Stars

Ayr United’s 1973 tour of Canada was highlighted by the number of all star sides that were put togeher to take on the high flying visitors from Scotland.

United’s second match in their tour was against Burin Peninsula Allstars on 28th June 1973 ended in a 5-2 win for Ayr with two goals from Alex Ingram and George McLean and one for Davie McCulloch.

The Burin Peninsula is a located on the south coast of the island of Newfoundland and extends to the southwest from the main island of Newfoundland, separating Fortune Bay to the west from Placentia Bay to the east. It measures approximately 130 km (81 mi) in length and between 15 to 30 kilometres (9.3–19 mi) in width. It is connected by a 30 km (19 mi) wide isthmus between Terrenceville and Monkstown.

It was originally named the Buria Peninsula by fishermen from the Basque region during the 16th century.

The Burin Peninsula is a Canadian peninsula located on the south coast of the island of Newfoundland in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

A programme was produced for the game..

 

Season

Date

Opponents

H/A

Competition

Score – Ayr First

Programme Image

Comments

1973/74

28/6/73

Burin Peninsula All Stars

A

Friendly

5-2

Yes

Canadian Tour

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