1. I’m looking forward to the inevitable 3-1 heroic win against France or Italy long after Scotland has been mathematically eliminated by a plucky Lithuania on a miserable Wedensday evening in Vilnius.

    And what, no complaints of “conspiracy!” against England’s draw?

  2. Stop being so bloody Scottish. We will finish second behind Italy with a poor France side third. England will struggle but then qualify thanks to some dubious free kick/penalty. Ah the joys.

  3. It was a little cruel of Sven to damn his replacement with the ‘England have a pretty easy group line’.
    It was even crueller for him to exchange benign pleasantries with Walter Smith afterwards…

  4. […] Scots will nevertheless be happy with what their football team has achieved. They have already done more than I predicted when the draw was made. To be flying this high in a group with three of the World Cup […]