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Home nations battle for FIFA vice-president role

PA Sport | March, 26 2014

Britain's four home nations will battle it out against each other for the FIFA vice-presidency after the Scottish FA signalled it will put forward a candidate next year. On Thursday, UEFA's Congress is expected to rubber-stamp new rules that w...

Utd's Fletcher earns Scotland recall

Richard Jolly | February, 19 2014

Darren Fletcher’s remarkable comeback from ulcerative colitis has been capped as the Manchester United midfielder has been recalled to the Scotland squad for the first time since 2012. The 30-year-old had feared that the debilitating bow...

Scotland turn down chance to play Catalonia

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | December, 11 2013

Scotland have turned down a chance to provide the opposition for the Catalan 'national team'. A Catalonia selection play a friendly over the festive period each year, and they have taken on full international sides including Nigeria, Brazil an...

Strachan questions Hutton's omission

Ian Edwards | November, 15 2013

Gordon Strachan has risked a confrontation with Paul Lambert for questioning why Alan Hutton has been ostracised by the Aston Villa manager. • Hughes: Goalkeeping question Hutton has played four games this season, all for Scotland,...

Dempsey, Johnson off US roster vs. Scotland Video

Associated Press | November, 14 2013

CHICAGO -- Clint Dempsey and Fabian Johnson have been dropped from the U.S. roster for exhibition games at Scotland and Austria. Report: Dempsey eyes Premier League return Dempsey strained his right calf during training Wednesday. The forward joi...

Klinsmann: Dempsey on way back to fitness Video

ESPN staff | November, 12 2013

Seattle Sounders forward Clint Dempsey is "working his way back to full fitness," and U.S. team coach Jurgen Klinsmann said Tuesday that Dempsey looks good for the side's upcoming friendlies vs. Scotland and Austria. McIntyre: The hot li...

Donovan off U.S. roster for friendlies Video

ESPN staff | November, 11 2013

LA Galaxy midfielder Landon Donovan and MLS players Graham Zusi, Matt Besler, Brad Davis, Kyle Beckerman and Nick Rimando were all omitted from U.S. team coach Jurgen Klinsmann's 23-man roster for upcoming friendlies. McIntyre: Right back up for gr...

Croatia coach Stimac offers resignation after loss

ESPN staff | October, 15 2013

Croatia coach Igor Stimac claims he offered his resignation after a 2-0 defeat to Scotland in their World Cup qualifier on Tuesday evening. Despite progressing to the play-offs courtesy of a second-placed finish in Group A, Stimac insists Croa...

Rooney was wanted by Scotland - Vogts

October, 10 2013

Berti Vogts has revealed he once approached England striker Wayne Rooney about playing for Scotland. #INSERT type:image caption:Rooney has over 80 England caps to his name. END# Vogts, currently manager of Azerbaijan, was made aware that ...

U.S. to play Nov. 15 friendly against Scotland Video

ESPN staff | September, 13 2013

GLASGOW, Scotland -- The United States will play a friendly against Scotland in Glasgow as the national team prepares for the 2014 World Cup. The match will be staged at Hampden Park on Nov. 15. It will be the seventh meeting between...

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