Many people through the course of their working life have to perform tasks they would rather avoid.
Sir Kenny Dalglish: Scotland is the job no-one wants.. we don’t have enough quality and the biggest pull is the Tartan Army
It wasn’t so long ago that the aim of most managers was to take charge of their national team.
Danny Stewart: Scotland lacked purpose and clarity under Alex McLeish… Steve Clarke is the man who should replace him
There is a neat irony in the fact Scotland were right to sack Alex McLeish – if only to give a successor the chance to cash in on the one tangible success of his campaign.
Steve Clarke admits he’d love to manage Scotland at ‘some stage’ but is focused on Kilmarnock for now
Steve Clarke has ambitions to manage Scotland at "some stage" but refused to be drawn on the possibility of becoming the successor to Alex McLeish.
The Scottish Football Association is looking for someone to revive Scotland’s chances of automatic qualification for Euro 2020 after ending Alex McLeish’s second spell in charge.
Former Scotland manager George Burley believes the Scottish Football Association has unrealistic expectations and branded the decision to dispense with Alex McLeish as “ridiculous”.
Alex McLeish has lost his job as Scotland manager. The 60-year-old’s second spell in charge lasted 14 months.
Former Scotland striker Kris Boyd has called for Scottish Football Association to be ambitious in appointing Alex McLeish’s successor.
Scotland boss Alex McLeish has been relieved of his duties following a meeting of the Scottish Football Association’s board.
Alex McLeish’s second spell as Scotland manager is over.
Alex McLeish leaves role as Scotland boss with immediate effect as SFA look to ‘reinvigorate’ Euro 2020 campaign
Alex McLeish is to leave his role as Scotland boss with immediate effect, it has been announced.