Ukraine and Scotland meet in Krakow on Tuesday night time as each side search promotion to the highest tier of the Nations League.
Three wins on the bounce have Steve Clarke’s Scots on the point of promotion to League A, most lately coming from behind to beat the Republic of Eire 2-1 because of objectives from Jack Hendry and Ryan Christie.
Ukraine had been the favourites to go up however the defeat to Scotland earlier on this worldwide break noticed them leapfrogged on the prime of Group 1.
The match is being performed in Poland as Ukraine are required to play their dwelling video games at impartial venues following Russia’s invasion till additional discover.
Ukraine vs Scotland H2H outcomes (Final 4 Video games)
Present Kind (Final 5 Video games)
Ukraine workforce information
Serhii Sydorchuk is absent for Ukraine, having picked up a second yellow card of the competitors within the victory in Armenia.
Artem Dovbyk got here off the bench to first help Danylo Ignatenko after which web himself and could possibly be rewarded with a begin right here. Thrilling younger expertise Mykhaylo Mudryk might also function within the beginning XI.
Ukraine Beginning 11 (3-4-3): Lunin; Zabarnyi, Kryvtsov, Matviyenko; Karavaev, Stepanenko, Ignatenko, Mykolenko; Yarmolenko, Dovbyk, Mudryk.
Bench: Volynets, Riznyk, Kacharaba, Bondar, Zubkov, Yaremchuk, Tsygankov, Mykhailichenko, Malinovskyi, Pikhalyonok.
Scotland workforce information
Scotland have been struck down by a bug going across the squad within the buildup to this fixture.
Strikes Che Adams and Lyndon Dykes have each been struck down by sickness, although the previous says he has educated and is able to play. Scott McKenna, Scott McTominay and Kieran Tierney have all needed to pull out of the squad up to now few days.
Scotland Beginning 11 (4-2-3-1): Gordon; Hickey, Hendry, Gallagher, Taylor; McLean, McGregor; Armstrong, McGinn, Christie; Adams.
Bench: Kelly, McCrorie, Ralston, Fraser, Jack, Gilmour, Doig, Porteous, Dykes, Kingsley, McKay.
Scotland have had two quite draining video games in opposition to Ukraine and the Republic of Eire – although they got here by means of each with victories – and head to Poland with quite a lot of key gamers lacking.
Ukraine will likely be fired up themselves, having coasted previous Armenia, and solely a win right here will do in the event that they wish to prime the group.
It’s going to be a night crammed with anxiousness for Tartan Military followers, however they might nicely scrape the end result they should go up.