Scott McKenna returns as Alex McLeish names Scotland squad

first_imgSunderland goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin has been named as cover for Craig Gordon and Allan McGregor ahead of Jordan Archer. Scott McKenna and Oli McBurnie have both been named in Alex McLeish’s Scotland squad to face Israel and Portugal.The duo were both injured when Scotland kicked off their Nations League campaign with a 2-0 win over Albania last month but will now get their chance to help the side when they face Israel in Haifa on October 11.However, there’s no place in McLeish’s squad for Fulham star Tom Cairney. The midfielder withdrew from the previous squad through injury but made his return to club action last weekend.McLeish said that there was no cause for concern as Cairney, who is also eligible for England, gets back to full fitness.last_img read more

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