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Association Medal awarded to Ian Birnie

The Association Medal for 2008 has been awarded to Ian Birnie of Ellon Thistle.  Ian was nominated for the award by John Irvine of Bucksburn United.

Ellon Thistle celebrated their 40th anniversary last summer and the Medal was presented to Ian in recognition of the outstanding service which he has given to the club over 40 years.

The presentation was made by Jim Napier, Association President, at the General Committee Meeting of all clubs on 8th January 2009.

The Association Medal has been awarded annually by the Aberdeenshire Amateur Football Association since 1991.  A full list of previous winners can be found on the Roll of Honour pages.