Steve Clarke says John Souttar comeback ‘the story’ of Scotland win over Denmark

Scotland v Denmark – FIFA World Cup 2022 – European Qualifying – Group F – Hampden Park
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Steve Clarke claimed comeback goal hero John Souttar was the story of Scotland’s thrilling 2-0 win over Denmark which secured home advantage in the first World Cup qualifying play-off game in March.

The Hearts defender had suffered injury problems including a relapse of an Achilles issue since winning his first three caps in 2018 and he was a late call-up to the squad for the final Group F game against the Danes, the runaway winners of the section.

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