Former Poland captain Maciej Żurawski has warned his country not to get overconfident after success against Germany, as Scotland are set to pose a substantial danger in Warsaw tonight. "The worst thing would be if our players start to think no one can challenge us. Victory over Germany does not guarantee a final place," he said. "That is why we must take three points against Scotland, but from what I saw of their match against Georgia, it will be extremely difficult.
"I predict a 2-1 victory for Poland. I know Gordon Strachan very well. Scotland are not wasting time with him, but again, I hope it is to be another magic night for Poland fans."
Polish Football Federation (PZPN) president Zbigniew Boniek scored Poland's last winning goal against Scotland in a friendly in Poznan 34 years ago, with two draws and a Scottish victory in the intervening years. He spoke to UEFA.com about the upcoming match.
I don't remember that match from 1980 very well, but that's not so important right now. OK, I scored, and I hope Robert Lewandowski does the same against Scotland today. Robert has scored just one goal less than me for the national team [23 to Boniek's 24] and I hope he will match me or even go ahead today - I wouldn't be jealous at all. There is no such word in my dictionary. I wrote my own footballing story and nobody can destroy that, as everybody writes their own chapters. I would love Lewandowski to score ten goals in every match!
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