Team analysis

Scotland

Scotland

Scotland
No.PlayerBornPos.FROHUNFRAGSClub
1Jon Mccracken24/05/2000Goalkeeper808080 Norwich City FC (ENG)
2Lewis Mayo19/03/2000Defender808080 Rangers FC (SCO)
3Daniel Church21/07/2000Defender808080 Celtic FC (SCO)
4Stephen Welsh19/01/2000Defender808080 Celtic FC (SCO)
5Robbie Deas27/02/2000Defender22+2+ Celtic FC (SCO)
6Jonathan Mitchell16/03/2000Defender808080 Falkirk FC (SCO)
7Jack Aitchison05/03/2000Forward8080801 Celtic FC (SCO)
8Elliot Watt11/03/2000Midfield802+80 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC (ENG)
9Zak Rudden06/02/2000Forward65*73*2 Rangers FC (SCO)
10Lewis Hutchison19/02/2000Forward6+
11Glenn Middleton01/01/2000Forward76*58*78* Hibernian FC (SCO)
12Ryan Mullen18/05/2001Goalkeeper Celtic FC (SCO)
13Sebastian Ross20/01/2000Midfield74*78*17+ Aberdeen FC (SCO)
14Innes Cameron22/08/2000Forward25+15+7+1 Kilmarnock FC (SCO)
15Lewis Smith16/03/2000Midfield55* Hamilton Academical FC (SCO)
16Kerr McInroy31/08/2000Midfield8063* Celtic FC (SCO)
17Jordan Houston28/01/2000Defender808080 Rangers FC (SCO)
18Aaron Reid05/01/2000Defender4+ Saint Mirren FC (SCO)
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

Scotland team analysis

Scotland team analysis

• 1-4-3-3 with Mitchell as controlling midfielder; 1-4-4-2 v Hungary
• Compact, deep 1-4-5-1 defending with two strong centre-backs
• Sound technique; able to retain possession while building from deep
• Also ready to counter long over the top, plus second-ball winning
• Aggressive collective high pressing by well-organised front six
• Aitchison skilfully linking lines combining with fast wingers
• High-tempo game played by team with spirit and work ethic