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Euro 2020 team profile: Group D – Scotland and England

SCOTLAND Head coach: Steve Clark Captain: Andrew Robertson Most capped player: Kenny Dalglish (102) Top scorer: Denis Law and Kenny Dalglish (30) FIFA ranking: 44 European Championship appearances: 3 (first in 1992) Best run: Quarter-finals in 1992 Group rivals: England, Croatia, and the Czech Republic Key players: Andrew Robertson, Kieran Tierney, Scott McTominay, John McGinn, Stuart Armstrong, John Fleck, James Forrest, Ryan Christie. Status: Scotland saw off Serbia in a playoff tie to qualify for their first major finals since 1996.  They have to go through group D favorites, England, Croatia, as well as fellow group minnows, the Czech Republic in this year's finals to progress to the knockout stages. An uphill task and you can't bet against them not f...

Euro 2020 team profile: Group C – Austria and North Macedonia

Post Credit - MC Nitro AUSTRIA Head coach: Franco Foda (German) Captain: Julian Baumgartlinger Most capped player: Andi Herzog (103) Top scorer: Toni Polster (44) FIFA ranking: 23 European Championship appearances: 3 (first in 2008 as co-hosts) Best run: Group stage in 2008 and 2016 Group rivals: Netherlands, Ukraine, and North Macedonia Key players: Marko Arnautović, David Alaba, Julian Baumgartlinger, Aleksandar Dragović, Martin Hinteregger, Marcel Sabitzer, Christoph Baumgartner. Status: Winless in any major finals since 1990, Austria are up against it in group C as they have to contend with group favorites Netherlands and Ukraine, and debutants North Macedonia for a chance to go through to the next round.  Can qualifying rounds' top scorer Marko Arna...