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# scotland-soccer - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Neil Lennon labels handling of Scotland U21 Covid outbreak ‘a shambles’
# Angry
# Angry

Neil Lennon labels handling of Scotland U21 Covid outbreak ‘a shambles’

Nov 21st 2020, 9:33 PM 8,628 Views 2 Comments

11 players were forced to self-isolate after a staff member and three players from the age-group side tested positive.

# scotland-soccer - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

'It is remarkable that he played with that' - Celtic suffer James Forrest blow
# Setback
# Setback

'It is remarkable that he played with that' - Celtic suffer James Forrest blow

Oct 6th 2020, 1:43 PM 13,284 Views 0 Comments

The Scotland winger will miss a further four to six weeks with an ankle injury.

# scotland-soccer - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Scratch that… Czechs to use fresh squad after U-turn on Scotland clash
# Scots Free
# Scots Free

Scratch that… Czechs to use fresh squad after U-turn on Scotland clash

Updated Sep 5th 2020, 3:00 PM 15,042 Views 3 Comments

The game had been called off by the Czechs on Friday night but they are now set to call up a completely new team for Monday’s Nations League tie.

# scotland-soccer - Friday 4 September, 2020

Frustration for Scotland in dress rehearsal for Euros play-off
# Pegged Back
# Pegged Back

Frustration for Scotland in dress rehearsal for Euros play-off

Sep 4th 2020, 10:25 PM 6,271 Views 2 Comments

They let slip a lead to draw 1-1 with Israel at Hampden Park.

# scotland-soccer - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Scottish football season up in the air with one club to vote on SPFL resolution
# Debate
# Debate

Scottish football season up in the air with one club to vote on SPFL resolution

Apr 11th 2020, 10:06 AM 7,772 Views 29 Comments

The points-per-game system would be replicated in the Premiership should the SPFL board decide Covid-19 will prevent its resumption.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 21 October, 2019

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving
# Problems
# Problems

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving

Oct 21st 2019, 3:18 PM 7,437 Views 0 Comments

Oli McBurnie is accused of driving over the limit in Leeds in the early hours of Friday.

# scotland-soccer - Sunday 13 October, 2019

McGinn hat-trick lifts Scottish gloom in San Marino rout in Euro qualifiers
# Great Scot
# Great Scot

McGinn hat-trick lifts Scottish gloom in San Marino rout in Euro qualifiers

Oct 13th 2019, 8:01 PM 5,897 Views 1 Comment

A 6-0 win over minnows San Marino at Hampden Park.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Sorry Scotland slump to another heavy Euro 2020 qualifier defeat
# Down And Out
# Down And Out

Sorry Scotland slump to another heavy Euro 2020 qualifier defeat

Oct 10th 2019, 9:57 PM 10,216 Views 7 Comments

Steve Clarke’s side were well-beaten by Russia in Moscow.

# scotland-soccer - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Remarkable penalty drama, as late 3-goal comeback sees Scotland endure World Cup heartache
# Misfortune
# Misfortune

Remarkable penalty drama, as late 3-goal comeback sees Scotland endure World Cup heartache

Jun 19th 2019, 10:12 PM 12,168 Views 6 Comments

Lee Alexander had saved Florencia Bonsegundo’s initial effort, but was penalised for going too far off her line.

Partial revenge for 4 years ago, as England overcome Japan in World Cup
# Going Well
# Going Well

Partial revenge for 4 years ago, as England overcome Japan in World Cup

Jun 19th 2019, 9:56 PM 14,064 Views 7 Comments

Ellen White scored both goals for Phil Neville’s side.

# scotland-soccer - Friday 14 June, 2019

One of the dark horses to win the World Cup kickstart their bid
# Report
# Report

One of the dark horses to win the World Cup kickstart their bid

Jun 14th 2019, 5:39 PM 7,989 Views 0 Comments

Mana Iwabuchi set Japan on their way to a 2-1 victory over Scotland

# scotland-soccer - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Ex-Ireland midfielder Reid joining Scotland's coaching staff
# Old Colleagues
# Old Colleagues

Ex-Ireland midfielder Reid joining Scotland's coaching staff

May 28th 2019, 5:08 PM 7,638 Views 5 Comments

New manager Steve Clarke has revealed he will be bringing the 38-year-old in, having previously worked with him at Reading.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 25 April, 2019

'It's a huge football country' - Sven Goran-Eriksson keen on the Scotland job
# Hat Into The Ring
# Hat Into The Ring

'It's a huge football country' - Sven Goran-Eriksson keen on the Scotland job

Apr 25th 2019, 2:04 PM 2,999 Views 3 Comments

The SFA are looking to replace Alex McLeish, who was sacked earlier this month.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 18 April, 2019

McLeish sacked as Scotland manager after 14 months in charge
# Out The Door
# Out The Door

McLeish sacked as Scotland manager after 14 months in charge

Apr 18th 2019, 12:33 PM 5,679 Views 6 Comments

The 60-year-old has paid for a run of poor results.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 4 February, 2019

'We expect a big showing from Ireland, not just because they lost their game'
# Round Two
# Round Two

'We expect a big showing from Ireland, not just because they lost their game'

Feb 4th 2019, 9:08 PM 4,734 Views 1 Comment

Scotland assistant coach Mike Blair says their plans for the visit of Joe Schmidt’s side have not changed.

# scotland-soccer - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Brilliant night for Scotland as Celtic star's hat-trick secures Euro 2020 play-off place
# On The Up
# On The Up

Brilliant night for Scotland as Celtic star's hat-trick secures Euro 2020 play-off place

Nov 20th 2018, 9:41 PM 10,108 Views 11 Comments

Alex McLeish’s side were also promoted to the second tier of the Nations League thanks to some clinical James Forrest finishing.

# scotland-soccer - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Wolves star on target as Ronaldo-less Portugal too good for Scotland
# Outclassed
# Outclassed

Wolves star on target as Ronaldo-less Portugal too good for Scotland

Oct 14th 2018, 7:19 PM 6,869 Views 0 Comments

Hélder Costa, Macedo Lopes and Tué Na Bangna got the goals for the visitors.

# scotland-soccer - Friday 7 September, 2018

Lukaku, Hazard help Belgium outclass Scotland
# Too Good
# Too Good

Lukaku, Hazard help Belgium outclass Scotland

Sep 7th 2018, 10:37 PM 7,722 Views 4 Comments

Roberto Martinez’s men showed their class and no hangover from their exertions in finishing third in Russia.

# scotland-soccer - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Rangers suspend club captain and ex-Scotland international following Celtic thrashing
# Trouble
# Trouble

Rangers suspend club captain and ex-Scotland international following Celtic thrashing

Apr 17th 2018, 2:33 PM 13,827 Views 9 Comments

Scotland striker Kenny Miller and club captain Lee Wallace have been punished.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 12 March, 2018

Man United youngster McTominay declares for Scotland
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Man United youngster McTominay declares for Scotland

Mar 12th 2018, 12:39 PM 9,061 Views 26 Comments

The English-born midfielder has earned rave reviews as he has started the last five games in all competitions.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss
# Appointment
# Appointment

Former Birmingham and Villa manager set to return for second spell as Scotland boss

Feb 15th 2018, 11:20 PM 5,102 Views 7 Comments

Alex McLeish won seven of 10 games in charge during his previous spell in 2007.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Northern Ireland's Michael O'Neill inches ever closer to taking Scotland job
# In Demand
# In Demand

Northern Ireland's Michael O'Neill inches ever closer to taking Scotland job

Jan 18th 2018, 11:47 PM 3,847 Views 6 Comments

Issues involving compensation are believed to have been sorted out.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Scotland set to break the bank in bid for Michael O'Neill - reports
# Wanted
# Wanted

Scotland set to break the bank in bid for Michael O'Neill - reports

Jan 11th 2018, 6:22 PM 6,397 Views 13 Comments

The manager’s future has been up in the air since Northern Ireland failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 9 November, 2017

After another disastrous campaign, the Netherlands' veteran coach is stepping down for a third time
# Wave Goodbye
# Wave Goodbye

After another disastrous campaign, the Netherlands' veteran coach is stepping down for a third time

Nov 9th 2017, 10:08 AM 4,545 Views 4 Comments

After their failure to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, 70-year-old Dick Advocaat is stepping down as Dutch coach.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 6 November, 2017

Rangers and Scotland striker handed Ireland U18 call-up
# Shock Inclusion
# Shock Inclusion

Rangers and Scotland striker handed Ireland U18 call-up

Nov 6th 2017, 2:47 PM 10,578 Views 14 Comments

Matthew Shiels is taking up the opportunity to represent the Boys in Green.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 9 October, 2017

Letter from Cardiff: Captain Coleman the bearer of good news and Scotland's pain can again be Ireland's gain
# Inside The Camp
# Inside The Camp

Letter from Cardiff: Captain Coleman the bearer of good news and Scotland's pain can again be Ireland's gain

Oct 9th 2017, 9:49 AM 22,051 Views 9 Comments

Hopes of reaching next year’s World Cup in Russia all come down to a winner-takes-all meeting with Wales.

# scotland-soccer - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'Genetically, we're behind': Gordon Strachan gives bizarre reason for Scottish failures
# Weird Science
# Weird Science

'Genetically, we're behind': Gordon Strachan gives bizarre reason for Scottish failures

Oct 8th 2017, 10:34 PM 11,897 Views 13 Comments

His side could only draw with Slovenia on Sunday – a result that ensured they missed out on the World Cup play-offs.

Huge boost for Ireland's World Cup hopes, as Slovenia dump Scotland out
# Report
# Report

Huge boost for Ireland's World Cup hopes, as Slovenia dump Scotland out

Oct 8th 2017, 6:54 PM 42,810 Views 81 Comments

Substitute Roman Bezjak inspired his side’s second-half comeback in Ljubljana.

As it happened: Slovenia v Scotland, World Cup qualifier
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Slovenia v Scotland, World Cup qualifier

Oct 8th 2017, 3:59 PM 32,490 Views 38 Comments

There is Irish interest today, as anything other than a win for Scotland will mean the Boys in Green can secure a play-off spot at least by beating Wales tomorrow.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 25 September, 2017

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts

Sep 25th 2017, 11:39 AM 3,772 Views 7 Comments

The organisation’s initial stance was based on a strict interpretation of its laws.

# scotland-soccer - Monday 14 August, 2017

Shamrock Rovers sign Scotland U21 midfielder King
# New Recruit
# New Recruit

Shamrock Rovers sign Scotland U21 midfielder King

Aug 14th 2017, 10:48 AM 4,673 Views 8 Comments

The former Norwich City midfielder has bolstered Hoops boss Stephen Bradley’s options.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Billy Vunipola named on the bench as England get set for Scotland clash
# Team News
# Team News

Billy Vunipola named on the bench as England get set for Scotland clash

Mar 9th 2017, 10:38 AM 4,818 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Hamish Watson has returned to the Scotland back row.

# scotland-soccer - Sunday 12 February, 2017

France edge past battling Scotland in Paris
# Les Bleus
# Les Bleus

France edge past battling Scotland in Paris

Feb 12th 2017, 5:25 PM 9,287 Views 15 Comments

Guy Noves’ side bounced back from last weekend’s defeat to England with a 22-16 win.

# scotland-soccer - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Can you recognise these players from the amateur rugby era?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Can you recognise these players from the amateur rugby era?

Feb 1st 2017, 3:00 PM 13,474 Views 13 Comments

We remember the good old days of ludicrously oversized jerseys.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Strachan to remain as Scotland boss despite poor start to World Cup qualifiers
# Stay Of Execution
# Stay Of Execution

Strachan to remain as Scotland boss despite poor start to World Cup qualifiers

Nov 17th 2016, 7:36 PM 2,565 Views 5 Comments

The 59-year-old was under big pressure following the recent defeat to England.

# scotland-soccer - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'We have been playing with nine men for the last eight years'
# Claim
# Claim

'We have been playing with nine men for the last eight years'

Nov 15th 2016, 10:00 AM 12,364 Views 25 Comments

The RTÉ pundit feels James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan are liabilities to the Irish team.

# scotland-soccer - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Ireland exorcise the ghost of Scotland '87 and more talking points from Vienna
# Analysis
# Analysis

Ireland exorcise the ghost of Scotland '87 and more talking points from Vienna

Nov 12th 2016, 11:43 PM 6,493 Views 9 Comments

Plus, why the Boys in Green are now in pole position to triumph in Group D.

# scotland-soccer - Friday 11 November, 2016

It was all a little too easy for England against Scotland this evening
# The Road To Russia
# The Road To Russia

It was all a little too easy for England against Scotland this evening

Nov 11th 2016, 9:29 PM 13,806 Views 11 Comments

Gordon Strachan is a man under pressure after his side’s weary performance.

# scotland-soccer - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Captain Wayne! Rooney will return to England team for showdown with Scotland
# Look Who's Back
# Look Who's Back

Captain Wayne! Rooney will return to England team for showdown with Scotland

Nov 10th 2016, 12:08 PM 3,581 Views 11 Comments

Tomorrow night’s World Cup qualifier takes place in Wembley.

# scotland-soccer - Saturday 8 October, 2016

McArthur spares Scotland's blushes, classy Germany cruise

McArthur spares Scotland's blushes, classy Germany cruise

Oct 8th 2016, 11:51 PM 8,391 Views 3 Comments

We review all of tonight’s European World Cup qualifying results.

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