Scotland will travel to Israel on Wednesday night, hoping to finish their Nations League campaign on a high. A win would see Steve Clarke’s side top their group, and earn promotion to League A.
Scotland are currently sitting top of Group B2, ahead of the Czech Republic, Israel and Slovakia.
But they did lose their first match of the campaign on Sunday; a 1-0 defeat to Slovakia.
Israel, meanwhile, won’t be able to earn promotion, but could be relegated if they fail to match Slovakia’s result against the Czech Republic.
The Czech Republic will be hoping to better Scotland’s result against Israel to earn promotion.
Israel vs Scotland team news
Scotland will be without left-back Andrew Robertson for the clash against Israel.
Lyndon Dykes – who starred in the EURO2020 play-off final against Serbia – could return after serving a suspension.
Israel and Celtic defender Hatem And Elhamed won’t be available after being shown a red card in the last match against the Czech Republic.
He’s likely to be replaced by Beitar Jerusalem centre-back Orel Dgani.
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Israel squad: Harush, Marciano, Nitzan, Dasa, Menachem, Nachmias, Dgani, Tawatha, Kandil, Arad, Elhamed, Dadia, Hanna, Tibi, Glazer, Bitton, Natcho, Peretz, Seba, Soloman, Cohen, Yeini, Lavi, Abu Fani, Karzev, Elmkies, Rikan, Golasa, Zahavi, Khalaila, Dabbur, Weissman, Almog
Scotland squad: Gordon, Marshall, McLaughlin, Considine, Cooper, Gallagher, McKenna, O’Donnell, Palmer, Robertson, Taylor, Tierney, Armstrong, Christie, Jack, McGinn, McGregor, McLean, McTominay, Burke, Dykes, Griffiths, McBurnie, Paterson, Shankland
What time does Israel vs Scotland start?
Kick-off is set to take place at 7.45pm in Netanya, on Wednesday November 18.
What TV channel is Israel vs Scotland?
The match will be televised by Sky Sports Football, with pre-match coverage starting at 7.30pm.
How to live stream Israel vs Scotland
You can watch the match in full and live for free via the Sky Go app on your computer, mobile or tablet.
What has been said?
Scotland boss Clarke said: “The squad is tight-knit – you don’t go on the run we were on without that – and everyone is together.
“We win together and we lose together and unfortunately [Sunday, against Slovakia] was a loss.
“But in football that happens and there’s definitely a way to lose.
“This is not a backward step.”
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