Ally McCoist exclusive: “If Scotland could combine Shankland, Dykes and Adams, we’d have some striker at Euro 2024!”

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Ally McCoist is intrigued to see who will start up front for Scotland at Euro 2024 – and says a combination of their three striking options would make one of the most fearsome centre forwards around.

Lawrence Shankland goes into the Euros having scored 30 goals for Hearts this season, making him the Scottish Premiership’s top scorer and the most prolific of the national team’s three options in recent months.

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Chris Flanagan
Senior Staff Writer

Chris joined FourFourTwo in 2015 and has reported from more than 20 countries, in places as varied as Ivory Coast and the Arctic Circle. He's interviewed Pele, Zlatan and Santa Claus (it's a long story), as well as covering the World Cup, AFCON and the Clasico. He previously spent 10 years as a newspaper journalist, and completed the 92 in 2017.