Aberdeen proved they have the bottle to add to their 2014 League Cup trophy success by holding their nerve at Easter Road.
Aberdeen reached the League Cup semi finals with a penalty shoot-out victory over Hibs at Easter Road.
Police have warned football fans they will clamp down on any antisocial behaviour at a crunch match in the city.
Gary Mackay-Steven repaid the faith of manager Derek McInnes with a stellar display against Hibs.
Gary Mackay-Steven's goal kept up Aberdeen's unbeaten start to the Premiership season as they won 1-0 at Hibs.