SCOTLAND will be determined to edge closer to qualifying for the Nations League group when they take on the Republic of Ireland TODAY.
Two wins against Armenia in June saw the Scots overcome the misery of not qualifying for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
And they hope to regain that form to top Ligue 1 Group B when the group stages end.
However, Scotland’s only blow in the last international break was the Republic of Ireland who demolished them 3-0 in Dublin.
But they will be eager for revenge and claim the bragging rights.
What time does Scotland v Republic of Ireland start?
- Scotland set to entertain Republic of Ireland TODAY – Saturday 24 September.
- It is planned to start at 7.45pm UK time.
- Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland is the allotted arena for this massive fixture and can hold an estimated 51,866 fans.
- The Irish embarrassed Scotland 3-0 in the last meeting of these nations.
What TV channel is Scotland v Republic of Ireland on and can I stream it live?
- Scotland vs Republic of Ireland will be broadcast DIRECT on First Sport 1 United Kingdom.
- Pre-match coverage is expected to start from the 7.15pm UK time – 30 minutes before kick-off.
- Premier Sports subscribers also have the option of streaming all the action live via the Premier Sports website or the Premier Sports Player app.
Steve Clarke is forced to do without Scottish serial winner Andy Robertson while Stephen Kelly brings Robbie Brady, Andrew Omobamidele and Callum O’Dowda back into the fold.
The full Scotland squad for Nations League matches:
Guardians: Craig Gordon (Hearts), Liam Kelly (Motherwell), Jonathan McLaughlin (Rangers).
Defenders: Jack Hendry (Cremonese), Scott Mckenna (Nottingham Forest), Greg Taylor (Celtic), Kieran Tierney (Arsenal), Anthony Ralston (Celtic), Grant Hanley (Norwich), Ryan Porteous (Hibernian), Nathan Patterson (Everton).
Midfielders: Kenneth McLean (Norwich), Ryan Jack (Rangers), Stuart Armstrong (Southampton), Callum McGregor (Celtic), John McGinn (Aston Villa), Ryan Christie (Bournemouth), Billy Glimour (Brighton), Aaron Hickey (Brentford), Scott McTominay (Manchester United).
Forwards: Ryan Fraser (Newcastle), David Turnbull (Celtic), Lyndon Dykes (QPR), Che Adams (Southampton), Jacob Brown (Stoke).
The full Republic of Ireland squad for Nations League matches:
Guardians: Gavin Bazunu (Southampton), Mark Travers (Bournemouth), Max O’Leary (Bristol City).
Defenders: Seamus Coleman (Everton), Matt Doherty (Tottenham), Shane Duffy (Fulham), John Egan (Sheffield United), Nathan Collins (Wolves), Andrew Omobamidele (Norwich), Dara O’Shea (West Brom), James McClean (Wigan) ), Robert Brady (Preston).
Midfielders: Josh Cullen (Burnley), Jeff Hendrick (Newcastle), Jason Knight (Derby), Marcus Browne (Oxford), Jayson Molumby (West Brom), Conor Hourihane (Derby).
Forwards: Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham), Michael Obafemi (Swansea), Troy Parrott (Preston), Scott Hogan (Birmingham), Callum O’Dowda (Cardiff), Callum Robinson (Cardiff).
- Scotland winner 11/10
- Draw 21/10
- Rep of Ireland winner 13/5
*Odds provided by Betfair correct at time of publication