Scotland’s women maintained the national tradition of being home before the postcards when they were bundled out of the World Cup by Argentina at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday night.
The Scotland squad have been welcomed home in Edinburgh following their exit from the Women’s World Cup in France.
Scotland midfielder Leanne Crichton believes goalkeepers have next to no chance of saving penalties under the new FIFA rules which contributed to their dramatic World Cup exit.
Scotland coach Shelley Kerr claimed refereeing decisions went against her side after they let a three-goal lead slip to draw 3-3 with Argentina and crash out of the World Cup.
Scotland crashed out of the Women’s World Cup in heart-breaking fashion after letting slip a three-goal lead to draw 3-3 with Argentina.
Scotland have received a message of support from Sir Alex Ferguson ahead of Wednesday’s Women’s World Cup clash with Argentina in Paris.
Boss Shelley Kerr stressed Scotland would not “park the bus” against top teams after they suffered their second defeat in Group D at the Women’s World Cup.
Scotland boss Shelley Kerr felt her side should have been awarded a penalty in the 2-1 Women’s World Cup loss to Japan in Rennes.
Shelley Kerr insists Scotland are aiming to beat Japan on Friday in order to keep alive their hopes of making the Women’s World Cup knockout stages.
Phil Neville was delighted with England’s first-half performance but disappointed by a dip after the break as they opened their Women’s World Cup campaign with a 2-1 win over Scotland in Nice.
England manager Phil Neville demanded his side be “relentless” in maintaining their high standards for the rest of the Women’s World Cup after Scotland gave them a scare in their opening match of the tournament.