Full Results Against Gateshead

Ayr United were having a dismal season when they headed for Redheugh Park, Gateshead for a friendly on 24th February 1961.

Gateshead had failed to gain re-election to the football league the previous season and so both clubs were looking for a pick me up.

A 4 page programme was produced by Gateshead in a game which Ayr won by 3-2.

The programme did mention that Newcastle were showing interest in Ayr’s Jim McGhee and a figure of £16,000 being quoted


Seasons Date H/A Competition Score – Ayr First Programme Image Comments
1960/61 24/2/61 A Friendly 3-2 Yes


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