Aberdeen's Gary McDonald denies Raith cup shock with late leveller

06 February 2010 06:00
• Raith foiled by injury-time goal in Scottish Cup tie• Hibernian ease past Montrose to reach quarter-finalsA 95th-minute equaliser from Gary McDonald denied Raith Rovers a shock victory against Aberdeen in their fifth-round tie. A brilliant first-half volley from the Rovers midfielder Iain Williamson looked to have won the tie at Stark's Park.The First Division side, winners of the League Cup in 1994, appeared set to become the fifth Scottish Football League side to defeat the Dons in the past four seasons, but five minutes' added time proved to be the undoing of Raith, with the Dons' relentless pressure finally paying off when McDonald met a cross to force a replay. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian

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