Fulham striker Chris Martin: Why I feel comfortable in the Scotland squad
Martin was surprisingly handed the lone striker role in Malta ahead of Steven Fletcher after Leigh Griffiths pulled out through injury.
The 27-year-old responded with a goal in the 5-1 victory in what was only his third start in nine international appearances.
Now he feels better about his place in Gordon Strachan’s squad ahead of the qualifying double header against Lithuania and Slovakia.
“I was perhaps a little bit fortunate to start the last game,” said Martin, who joined Fulham on loan from Derby days before the Malta clash.
“I felt like I did OK, I managed to score and won the penalty... read more
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