Scotland open European Championship campaign with defeat against Czech Republic. Today’s result, Scotland are in 4th place, with 0 points from 1 match, while Czech Republic sit in 1st, with 3 points from 1.
Czech Republic started the first half well, thanks to Schick finding the net just before half-time, seeing out the first half 0-1.
The Czechs started the second half with renewed vigour, with Schick finding the net again in the 52nd minute, leaving the final score at 2-0.
For Scotland, Che Adams, Mcgregor, Fraser, Forrest and Nisbet, came on for Christie, Hendry, Armstrong, O’Donnell and Dykes. Czech Republic brought on Holeš, Vydra, Hložek, Ševčík and Krmencik, to replace Kral, Jankto, Masopust, Darida and Schick.
In the second round of action in the European Championship, both Czech Republic and Scotland will play away against Croatia and England respectively.
|Scotland:||Marshall, Hanley, Hendry (Mcgregor, min.67), Cooper, O’Donnell (Forrest, min.79), Robertson, Mctominay, Armstrong (Fraser, min.67), Mcginn, Christie (Che Adams, min.46) and Dykes (Nisbet, min.79)|
|Czech Republic:||Vaclík, Kalas, Celustka, Bořil, Coufal, Kral (Holeš, min.67), Soucek, Darida (Ševčík, min.87), Jankto (Vydra, min.72), Masopust (Hložek, min.72) and Schick (Krmencik, min.87)|
|Goals:||Schick (0-1, min. 42) and Schick (0-2, min. 52)|