Robertson, broadly considered one of one of the best left-backs within the Premier League, was dreadful because the Scots had been downed 2-1 in Haifa
Liverpool star Andy Robertson was named Scotland captain final month, incomes the honour on the again of an excellent season with the Reds.
Joining the Anfield outfit from Hull final summer time, Robertson took a bit of time to set up himself as Jurgen Klopp’s first-choice left-back, however after he did he rapidly developed into one of one of the best within the Premier League.
The 24-year-old is now thought-about amongst Europe’s elite, and it appeared an apparent alternative for Alex McLeish, the Scotland supervisor, to give Robertson the armband; no different participant within the Scotland squad performs constantly at as excessive a stage as Robertson week in, week out.
He was named skipper in the beginning of September, sporting the armband for the primary time in a pleasant defeat by Belgium.
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His second match was a victory – 2-Zero over Albania within the Nations League – and he led Scotland out for the third event on Thursday night time.
The conflict against Israel, additionally within the Nations League, turned out to be a catastrophe.
The Scots took the lead halfway by way of the primary half, however they had been pegged again by Israel – who had misplaced every of their earlier 4 matches – quickly after the break.
McLeish’s facet then misplaced John Souttar to a pink card, and the injury was made full when Kieran Tierney put the ball into his personal web to hand Israel all three factors.
There had been main criticisms for many of Scotland’s gamers, however Robertson took a critical blasting on social media for his performance – with some fans even saying he ought to be stripped of the captaincy!
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