Scotland boss Steve Clarke wants the national team to follow Russia’s example
Steve Clarke wants Scotland to take inspiration from Russia ahead of their European Qualifier in Moscow on Thursday night.
The 2018 World Cup hosts were written off inside and outside their own country before storming to the quarter-finals, eventually losing to Croatia on penalties.
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Russia captain Artem Dzyuba recalled on Wednesday how they had changed perceptions with results and an appreciation of their supporters, and he was surprised the Scottish media did not have more faith in their