Scotland manager Gordon Strachan feels his side's 1-0 friendly win in Poland is more evidence of steady progress but does not believe it will count for anything when they return to Warsaw on Euro 2016 duty.
SUCH is the feeling of goodwill towards Darren Fletcher that even those most in peril of losing their place to him are glad to see him back.
CHARLIE ADAM has been charged with violent conduct by the FA after an incident involving Olivier Giroud during Stoke City's Barclays Premier League win over Arsenal at the weekend.
Sunderland have announced they will appeal against Wes Brown's red card after the defender was sent off against Stoke at the weekend.
DURING the second half of Scotland's last game of 2013 the 400-strong Tartan Army amused themselves by taunting the locals about the price of their booze.