Strachan must dump negative message and send out a team to attack Lithuania - watch our top team on Hampden showdown
IT'S only the second game of the World Cup qualifying campaign but Scotland's clash with Lithuania at Hampden surely has to go down as a must-win - no matter what Gordon Strachan says.
The national boss raised some hackles among the Tartan Army earlier this week when he said three points weren't a must.
Technically, of course, he's right. But if Scotland have serious ambitions of qualifying for the World Cup in two years' time then Lithuania have to be disposed of on home soil.
Craig Foy/SNS Group Strachan has named a strong squad for the double header against the Baltic nation and... read more
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