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After the Scotland u19 and u21s team both lost on Tuesday, the pressure was on the main squad to deliver some kind of national pride.
That they did as Scotland brushed the horrible defeat to USA off their backs with a 3-1 win over Australia .
After a freak set of events the Socceroos took the lead through a phenomenal strike by Bresciano gave the visitors the lead. The goal itself was a clear hit and could not be contested. The lead to the goal was a different matter.

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26 years ago Sir Alex Ferguson stepped into the unknown. He never quite knew that the club he would take over in 1986 would turn into such a world force that is Manchester United. Little did he know about the success he would have, he would go on to say he wanted 1 trophy and then he could see where that brought him.

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It has been announced that as part of the FA’s 150th anniversary , the English national team will host Scotland for the first time since Scotland’s famous victory at Wembley in 1999. Continue reading


Let’s hope we get to see this in 111 next season

Upon learning that the Green Brigade will refuse to renew their season tickets if a Newco are allowed in the SPL, I was shocked and to be quite honest, let down.
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Leigh Griffiths, 21, has scored 8 league goals this season

Love him, hate him, have no opinion on him – ladies and gentlemen , I give you Leigh Griffiths. The 21-year-old definitely divides the masses within the Scottish game.
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Between the illness of Darren Fletcher and the inconsistencies of Scott Brown and Charlie Adam, there is always room for improvement in the Scottish national team. There are many players who deserve to be given a chance, but one especially who may be easily over-looked.

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You may have read reports from last month stating that our national side enjoyed its most successful year under the leadership of Craig Levein, since 2007.  A controversial 2-2 draw against the Czech Republic doomed us to another summer without appearing at a major competition, but we can undoubtedly say that this Scotland squad is one of the strongest we have had in recent years.

The question is though, is if our national side is only going to get stronger, and the gentlemen of the corner have identified the following players as the men that could lead us to us to our first major finals since 1998:

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Should Scots play in Team GB


Celtic winger James Forrest has become the second player to declare he would like to play for Team GB. Steven Naismith is the other in what seems like a soom to blossom list.

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