Classy Gianluigi Buffon applauds the Swedish anthem as San Siro crowd boos it

Here is veteran goalkeeper Gigi Buffon showing his class. The fans at the San Siro jeered the Swedish anthem as it was played ahead of the second leg of the World Cup playoff tie being contested by the two countries, but Buffon publicly applauded the anthem. It’s not the first time he’s done it- this incident has happened previously to other countries in the European qualifiers as well.

Unfortunately for Buffon, his dream of making it to a sixth World Cup was dashed by the Swedes, who drew 0-0 to book their spot at the 2018 World Cup at the expense of the Azzurri Continue reading

List of Youngest Scottish Football Captains- Tierney 5th youngest player to captain Scotland

Celtic full back Kieran Tierney captained Scotland earlier this evening against the Netherlands, making the 20 year the fifth youngest ever Scottish international skipper and the youngest since Darren Fletcher, who was 20 years and 5 months when he took the armband in 2004 (Tierney is 20 years and six months). It’s been a great recent period for Tierney, who has also captained Celtic at club level. John Lambie and Donald Gow both did in the late 1800’s. Continue reading

Slovenia vs Scotland 2-2 Highlights | Video Snodgrass goal vs Slovenia 2017


Played on 8.10.2017 in 2017/18 International season

Scotland’s campaign comes to an end as they draw 2-2 with Slovenia. Rob Snodgrass with a well taken late goal, but the Scots failed to pick up the three points they needed to overtake Slovakia Continue reading