Strachan must rely on these three Celtic stars to bail him out
Scotland are up against it in World Cup Qualifying. Dismal results in their group so far leave them second bottom and at risk of outright elimination if they lose this Sunday’s match at home to Slovenia.
Qualification is a massive long shot regardless and after Wednesday night’s draw with Canada the pressure is on national boss Gordon Strachan to start delivering results and show improvement.
At the heart of his squad to face Slovenia are six Celtic stars who are having the season of their lives under Brendan Rodgers. The form of the Scottish champions is incredible and historic, so it’s no surprise Strachan has called upon some of Rodgers’ most important players.
However, while including them in squads, Strachan has shown a reluctance to play many of them in the past, often opting for players who ply their trade in England in the Premier League and Championship.
Here are the THREE Celtic players the Scotland boss simply must rely on to bail him out of a tricky situation…