Scotland Gordon Strachan has named debutants Ryan Gauld and Stevie May in his Scotland squad for their upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers.
Seamus Coleman Republic of Ireland's positive start to World Cup qualifying continued with a 1-0 win over Georgia on Thursday, but it was a poor display.
Vicente Del Bosque Spain suffered a shock loss to Georgia in their final pre-Euro 2016 fixture on Tuesday.
Chris Coleman Wales' battling victory over Georgia impressed manager Chris Coleman, who now turns his attention to the Republic of Ireland.
Holger Badstuber Holger Badstuber and Ilkay Gundogan have returned to the Germany squad for their upcoming matches with Australia and Georgia, much to the delight of Joachim Low.
With Euro 2016 qualifying nearing its end, Scotland are approaching must-win territory as they aim to end an 18-year major tournament exile.
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