Scotland, Slovenia set up dramatic finale with home wins


Scotland and Slovenia set up a dramatic finale to their World Cup qualifying group with straightforward home wins which put them within one point of second-placed Slovakia on Monday.

Slovenia hammered Lithuania 4-0 at home in another Group F match to move ahead of Scotland on goal difference.

Slovenia and Scotland have 14 points each, one behind Slovakia who lost 2-1 away to group leaders England.

Scotland host Slovakia and visit Slovenia in their final two matches, while Slovakia’s other game is at home to Malta and Slovenia visit England, who are five points clear.




Source: Sports News agencies