Aberdeen duo extend their stay at Pittodrie


Aberdeen’s top scorer Vernon, has signed a deal that will see him stay at Pittodrie until the summer of 2014. While Considine has signed on until the summer of 2015.

Dons manager Craig Brown was pleased with the contract renewals, he said: “Both Scott and Andy are integral to my plans here at the Club and I’m naturally very pleased they have pledged their futures here. I have already gone on record that I believe Scott can reach the twenty goal tally this season while Andy is the most improved player in our squad this season and one of the first names on the team-sheet each week.”

Scott Vernon joined Aberdeen in the summer of 2010 from Colchester and in his first season at the club he played 42 times in all competitions, scoring 15 goals. This season he has played 22 times for Craig Brown’s side, scoring nine times.

Andrew Considine, a product of Aberdeen’s youth academy, made his debut in season 2003-2004 and has went on to make 188 appearances for the Pittodrie side, scoring 11 goals.


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Andy Muirhead is the Editor of Scotzine and the Scottish Football fanzine FITBA. He is the Scottish Football columnist for The Morning Star and has written for a number of other publications including ESPN, Huffington Post UK, BT Life's a Pitch and has had his work featured in the Daily Record, The Scotsman and the Daily Mail.

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