Jump to content
  • Sign in to follow this  

    Andrew Robertson criticises himself and Scotland following defeat in Israel


    FM-News

    Scotland captain Andrew Robertson has criticised himself and his teammates following their 2-1 defeat to Israel on Thursday night.

    Alex McLeish's side spurned a 1-0 half-time lead in Haifa to lose their UEFA Nations League C1 clash, a result that now leaves all three teams, including Albania, level on three points after two games.

    Robertson, however, refused to blame the arrival of a new manager - McLeish took charge of the national side for a second time in February - and the subsequent change in system for Scotland's defeat.

    "When a new manager comes in and under the old manager near the end the system started to work, and obviously the manager started to change it," he told Sky Sports.

    "But that is the way he wants to do it, it will take us time to get used to it, but unfortunately we do not really have the time.

    "So the lads need to go out and perform and we have not done it. But tonight, I won't speak for any of the other lads, I was not good enough and that is what I have to look at.

    "So people can say about formations and all that, but at the end of the day if we do not show up - like I did not tonight - then that is a problem."

    Share your thoughts about this news story on Football Manics by signing up for FREE to the website, visiting the forum and joining the chat with fellow football fans.



      Report Article

    Sign in to follow this  

    Are you a Football Manic? Visit our Community Forum

    Join us - Discuss - Write for us - Debate - Contact us


    User Feedback

    Recommended Comments

    There are no comments to display.



    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now

About Us

Football Manics is an independent football fan site that aims to provide a platform for every football lover and supporter to discuss anything and everything about the beautiful game, regardless of which team they support.

Support FM

Please donate to support the community. We appreciate all donations!

Donate
×

Important Information

Football Manics uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. To approve, simply continue using the site or click 'I accept'. Terms of Use.