SCOTLAND got the crucial victory they so urgently required over Albania at Hampden last night in the opening UEFA Nations League game.
After three successive defeats in friendlies against Peru, Mexico and Belgium – without scoring a solitary goal – the Scots overcame their oppoenents 2-0 to pick up three crucial points.
Top lensman Geo caught the action for CQN with a dramatic array of images.
HAMPDEN CHAT SHOW…Scotland boss Alex McLeish talks to Celtic’s former Alabanian international star Rudi Vata.
ALL ACTION…Kieran Tierney powers down the wing in another exciting surge.
GOOD TO BE BACK…KT with the unfamiliar Number Six shirt.
POISE AND GRACE…Callum McGregor on the ball.
BREAKTHROUGH OWN GOAL…Steven Naismith and Stephen O’Donnell celebrate after Berat Gjimshiti’s deflection.
CHEERS…Naismith is congratulated by Johnny Russell, Kieran Tierney and Charlie Mulgrew.
UP IN ARMS…Naismith and an Albanian don’t quite see eye to eye.
MY BALL…John McGinn turns away from an Alabnian tackle.
EYES ON THE BALL…substitute Leigh Griffiths is a study in concentration.
SHOWING THE WAY…captain Andy Robertson leads the charge. Pics: Geo.