Nations League 15/11/2020. A packed day of Nations League fixtures today. After qualifying for the Euros, Scotland face a tricky trip to Slovakia with kick-off at 14:00. Wales face the Republic of Ireland in Cardiff at 17:00. Northern Ireland are away to Austria at 19:45. England also kick-off at 19:45 against the world number one ranked club, Belgium.
Nations League 15/11/2020: Selected Team News
Slovakia v Scotland
Scotland striker Lyndon Dykes, who scored the only goal against Slovkia at Hampden last month, is suspended while captain Andy Robertson is one of a number of injury doubts for Clarke.
Veteran defender Tomas Hubocan came out of international retirement to play against Northern Ireland missed training on Saturday because of a knock.
Wales v Republic of Ireland
Tottenham’s on-loan forward Gareth Bale is expected to captain Wales having been rested for Thursday’s friendly draw with the United States.
Juventus midfielder Aaron Ramsey and Swansea City centre-back Ben Cabango withdrew from the squad last week but Wales have no new injury concerns.
Having made nine changes and given fringe players a chance against the USA, it is likely Page will revert to as strong a team as possible.
The Republic of Ireland have been hit by new injuries to three players.
Everton right-back Seamus Coleman, Sheffield United centre-back John Egan and Nottingham Forest midfielder Harry Arter have all returned to their clubs.
They were already without Sheffield United left-back Enda Stevens and Brighton forward Aaron Connolly due to injury, while Southampton striker Shane Long is missing because of a lack of game time.
Midfielder Alan Browne is also unavailable having tested positive for coronavirus.
Following those withdrawals, the Republic of Ireland have called up defenders Darragh Lenihan, Ryan Manning and Ciaran Clark, as well as midfielders Jason Knight, Josh Cullen and Jack Byrne.
Belgium v England
Defenders Harry Maguire and Reece James serve one-match bans, while Liverpool’s Joe Gomez has had surgery to repair a tendon in his left knee.
Centre-back Conor Coady had to leave the camp after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for Covid-19 and full-back Trent Alexander-Arnold is ruled out through injury.
Midfielder James Ward-Prowse and forward Marcus Rashford will also be unavailable for England, with hamstring and shoulder injuries respectively.
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