Date: 29th May 2018 at 8:00pm
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The game was rocked yesterday by the sudden and untimely death of Neale Cooper – an Aberdeen hero.

A real credit to the sport, I was very shocked when I read the news that he was in hospital and in a serious condition.

I was even more shook up, then, when it broke that he was no longer with us – even though I have no real connection with the Dons at all.

Certainly, it was a reminder of how precious life is and the outpouring of tributes has been testament to what a man Neale was.

Let’s look at what our club had to say, then, and the reaction from fans of not just our team…

The Verdict

What more can you say really?

Truly, it was a very sad day yesterday and I am sure many will take time to get over the sudden loss of the man affectionately known as Tattie.

I pass on my well-wishes to his family and friends.

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2 Replies to “‘That’s how to have dignity’ – A classy response from the Bhoys”

  • As a lifelong Aberdeen fan would like to thank Celtic fc on there tribute to the youngest member of the Aberdeen fc Gothenburg greats taken far too soon RIP Neale Cooper

  • Hi Nicola,
    Football is very important to all of us, rivalries are all fine and well but we should always come together at these sad times.
    I’m 46 now and remember Neale well, he was a very competitive player.
    Thoughts and prayers to his family & friends.

    RIP Neale.

    Hail Hail

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