Scotland v Portugal Match Preview

When Linda Sällström scored a 93rd minute winner for Anna Signeul's Finland on Friday she not only secured automatic qualification to Euro 2022 for her nation but also ensured that Portugal would have to settle for a place in the playoffs with defeat leaving the Portuguese requiring an eight goal victory over Scotland and for …

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Scotland v Cyprus: Scout Report

By Chris Marshall // @mershdoes These last two qualifiers may not save us from spending next summer sat at home but two victories from the upcoming games against Cyprus and Portugal will go a long way towards starting the healing process. With Portugal travelling to Finland later on in the day, Scotland will be hoping …

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Three Reasons to Watch SWNT end their Euro Campaign

It would be fair to say that enthusiasm for Scotland's final two, now redundant, Euro 2021(2) qualifiers is low. As top seeds Scotland were not only expected to qualify but to do so top of their group as a talented squad looked to recover from World Cup heartache. The form immediately followed that night in …

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SWNT Live: A View From the Empty Expanses

By Chris Marshall (@mershdoes) Back in November it was the green of Easter Road that accommodated a competitive record crowd of 6,206 as Scotland began their Euro 2021, now 2022 qualifying campaign with a resounding 8-0 victory over Cyprus. An effervescent evening that seemed set to build on World Cup momentum. Eleven months later, as …

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SWNT Live: A View From the Armchair

By Campbell Finlayson (@campbell6_2) Is a rousing rendition of the national anthem possible in an empty stadium? Possibly not but Scotland’s women gave Flower of Scotland a good belt at an eerie looking Tynecastle before hoping to belt Albania too. Jane Ross was the one making the most impact early on, having two shots cleared, …

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