Scotland (The Bravehearts) will compete in Group D against England, Croatia and the Czech Republic at this year’s UEFA European Championship 2020. During qualification, the Scots placed third in Group I behind Belgium and Russia and had to go to the play-offs to qualify. Two wins against Israel and Serbia, through tense penalty shootouts, secured Scotland a place in the finals.
The Scottish National Team is coached by Steve Clarke. Liverpool FC fullback Andy Robertson is the captain of the team.
Another Liverpool FC legend, Kenny Dalglish is the record international player with 102 international matches and shares the title of best goalscorer with Dennis Law, who also made 30 appearances.
Check out our full Scotland Euro 2021 Team Guide which gives insight into team tactics, key players, and contains a selection of odds on Scotland to win the Euros.
The group stage matches for Scotland are as follows:
- Monday, June 14, 2021 at 2:00pm GMT against the Czech Republic in Hampden Park, Glasgow
- Friday June 18, 2021 at 8:00pm GMT against England at Wembley, London
- Tuesday June 22, 2021 at 8:00pm GMT against Russia at Hampden Park, Glasgow
Should Scotland win Group D, they would have to compete as group winners on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. GMT in the Aviva Arena, Dublin against the group runner-up from F.
If Scotland only finishes second in the group, the team will have to play the second in Group E on Monday, 28 June 2021 at 5:00 p.m. GMT at Parken, Copenhagen.
As one of the best third-placed teams they would have to play against the winner of group C in Budapest at 5 p.m. GMT or against the winner of group B at 8 p.m. GMT in Bilbao, San Mamés on Sunday, June 27, 2021. Depending on the draw, there is also the possibility that Scotland will have to play against the winner of Group E on Tuesday, June 29 at 8:00 p.m. GMT in Glasgow.
Scotland Euro 2021 Odds
The last time Scotland qualified for a major international tournament was at Euro 1996. After 25 years and barely qualifying for this tournament, they are definitely low on the list of potential winners. They need to compete with England and the runner-up world champion Croatia. Their current odds stand at 250/1 to win.