Result: Record-chasing Rooney helps England beat Scots
Result: Record-chasing Rooney helps England beat Scots
England beat auld enemy Scotland 3-1 in a friendly at Celtic Park as Wayne Rooney nets twice to move a step closer to Sir Bobby Charlton's goalscoring record.
Reaction
Stewart Downing of England crosses the ball during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Sam Allardyce criticises England for playing 'injured' Stewart Downing
West Ham United boss Sam Allardyce hits out at England for playing Stewart Downing in their friendly against Scotland last month while he was carrying a knee injury.
Dec 15, 06:09
Andrew Robertson of Scotland celebrates scoring their first goal during the International Friendly between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Andrew Robertson: 'Strike against England quickly forgotten about'
Andrew Robertson says that he would have swapped his first Scotland goal for a clean sheet in Tuesday night's 3-1 defeat against England.
Nov 20, 06:45
Goalkeeper Craig Gordon takes a drink during Sunderland training at the Estadio Da Nora on July 21, 2008
Craig Gordon delighted to have made Scotland return
Craig Gordon admits that his road back to international football was a long one after making his first Scotland appearance in four years against England.
Nov 19, 18:53
Goalkeeper Craig Gordon takes a drink during Sunderland training at the Estadio Da Nora on July 21, 2008
Craig Gordon: 'Scotland looked tired against England'
Scotland goalkeeper Craig Gordon admits that the team looked "off the pace" in their 3-1 loss to England.
Nov 19, 17:13
Scott Brown of Scotland gestures during the International Friendly match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium on August 14, 2013
Scott Brown: 'Defeat will keep Scotland grounded'
Scott Brown claims that Scotland's 3-1 defeat to England will keep the team's feet on the ground.
Nov 19, 13:22
Stewart Downing of England crosses the ball during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Stewart Downing: 'England coped well against Scotland'
England winger Stewart Downing believes that the team dealt well with the tough conditions during their win over Scotland.
Nov 19, 12:46
Andrew Robertson of Scotland celebrates scoring their first goal during the International Friendly between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Andrew Robertson: 'Scotland never got going against England'
Scotland defender Andrew Robertson admits that his team did not do enough to trouble England during their friendly defeat at Celtic Park.
Nov 19, 11:09
A general view of the inside of Celtic Park prior to the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and Dundee on September 22, 2012
Report: Fooball Association apologises for anti-IRA chants
The Football Association is said to have apologised following anti-IRA chanting inside Celtic Park last night during England's friendly against Scotland.
Nov 19, 08:59
Chris Martin of Scotland and Chris Smalling of England compete for the ball during the International Friendly match on November 19, 2014
Chris Martin hoping to learn from England defeat
Chris Martin hopes to be given another chance to impress for Scotland, having failed to make an impact on his first international start against England.
Nov 19, 06:19
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of England celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain delighted with victory over Scotland
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes that it was vital for England to continue their good form in the 3-1 win over Scotland.
Nov 19, 05:41
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Wayne Rooney eyes Bobby Charlton record
Wayne Rooney says that he would be "absolutely delighted" to beat Bobby Charlton's 49-goal haul for England after moving to within three of the target on Tuesday.
Nov 19, 00:12
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan faces the media during a press conference at Sopwell House on August 13, 2013
Gordon Strachan praises "terrific" England
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan admits that England were "terrific" in their 3-1 win over his side at Celtic Park.
Nov 18, 22:59
Darren Fletcher #24 of Manchester United celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal in penalty shootouts against Inter Milan during their match in the International Champions Cup 2014 at FedExField on July 29, 2014
Darren Fletcher: "We didn't do ourselves justice"
Scotland midfielder Darren Fletcher says that the team are "disappointed" to have lost 2-1 at home against England.
Nov 18, 22:29
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the International Friendly match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park Stadium on November 18, 2014
Wayne Rooney delighted with "special" goals
England skipper Wayne Rooney reveals his delight with his two "special" strikes to guide his side to a 3-1 victory over Scotland at Celtic Park.
Nov 18, 22:26
England's midfielder Jack Wilshere vies with Scotland's striker Steven Naismith during the international friendly football match between Scotland and England at Celtic Park in Glasgow, Scotland, on November 18, 2014
Jack Wilshere: "We really stepped up"
England midfielder Jack Wilshere believes that the team "really stepped up" in their 3-1 win over Scotland.
Nov 18, 22:17
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during England's 3-1 victory over Scotland at Celtic Park.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at England's 3-1 victory over old rivals Scotland at Celtic Park.
Match Report
England beat auld enemy Scotland 3-1 in a friendly at Celtic Park as Wayne Rooney nets twice to move a step closer to Sir Bobby Charlton's goalscoring record.
Live Commentary
Relive England's 3-1 victory over Scotland as Wayne Rooney scores a brace to help his side claim the bragging rights against the auld enemy.
HT Report
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain heads in a sterling cross from Arsenal teammate Jack Wilshere to give England a 1-0 half-time lead against old rivals Scotland at Celtic Park.
Team News
England head coach Stuart Lancaster drops Harlequins scrum-half Danny Care and Billy Vunipola and Kyle Eastmond for their match with Samoa at Twickenham.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's friendly clash between Scotland and England in Glasgow.
Head to Head
Aug 14, 2013 8pm
England
3-2
Scotland
Walcott (29'), Welbeck (53'), Lambert (70')
Morrison (11'), Miller (49')
Build-up
Bolton Wanderers Manager Neil Lennon walks onto the pitch at the start of the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Bolton Wanderers at St Andrews (stadium) on October 18, 2014
Neil Lennon praises "slick" Scotland
Former Celtic manager Neil Lennon credits Gordon Strachan for bringing confidence back to the Scotland national team.
Nov 18, 16:47
Don Hutchison of Luton Town in action during the Coca Cola League One Match between Northampton Town and Luton Town at Sixfields Stadium on April 5, 2008
Don Hutchison confident of Scotland victory over England
Former Scotland international Don Hutchison believes that the current team will beat England in their friendly at Celtic Park.
Nov 18, 13:53
Stuart Pearce, the Nottingham Forest manager looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Fulham at the City Ground on September 17, 2014
Stuart Pearce: 'England taking Scotland seriously'
Stuart Pearce insists that England will be taking the friendly against Scotland just as seriously as their opponents.
Nov 18, 10:02
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan faces the media during a press conference at Sopwell House on August 13, 2013
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan expects fair match against England
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan believes that his side's friendly with England will be contested in a fair manner.
Nov 18, 09:12
 Manager Roy Hodgson of England looks on during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group D match between England and Italy at Arena Amazonia on June 14, 2014
Roy Hodgson: 'We can have no excuses against Scotland'
England boss Roy Hodgson is adamant that his side can not have any excuses for not performing in their friendly clash against Scotland at Celtic Park on Tuesday.
Nov 18, 04:49
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan faces the media during a press conference at Sopwell House on August 13, 2013
Gordon Strachan: 'Players are desperate to face England'
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan admits that he has been forced to change his side as many of his players are desperate to face England at Celtic Park.
Nov 18, 04:00
Scott Brown of Scotland gestures during the International Friendly match between England and Scotland at Wembley Stadium on August 14, 2013
Scott Brown: 'England players have sense of superiority'
Scotland midfielder Scott Brown is determined to beat England in their friendly clash to prove a point to the Three Lions' players about Scottish football.
Nov 18, 03:44
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates as he scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia on November 15, 2014
Wayne Rooney not expecting physical game against Scotland
England captain Wayne Rooney reveals that he is not anticipating an overly physical contest in his side's friendly clash against Scotland at Celtic Park.
Nov 18, 03:11
England coach Gary Neville watches a training session on August 11, 2013
Gary Neville: 'Scotland are a strong unit'
England coach Gary Neville feels that Scotland have the quality and strength in depth to pose the Three Lions problems in their friendly clash on Tuesday.
Nov 18, 02:39
England's coach Roy Hodgson walks off the pitch following the game against Estonia during a UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying group E football match between England and Estonia in Tallinn, Estonia, on October 12, 2014
Chris Sutton expecting Scotland upset
Former England international Chris Sutton says that he would not be surprised if the Three Lions lost to Scotland in the upcoming friendly in Glasgow.
Nov 18, 02:23
Lincoln City manager Chris Sutton looks on during the Coca Cola League Two Match between Lincoln City and Northampton Town at Sincil Bank Stadium on March 27, 2010
Chris Sutton "underwhelmed" by England's World Cup
Chris Sutton admits that he was disappointed with England's performance at the World Cup as they failed to progress beyond the group stage.
Nov 18, 02:19
Man United's Darren Fletcher and Everton's Wayne Rooney in action during their Premier League match on February 7, 2004
Wayne Rooney acknowledges "incredible" Darren Fletcher
Wayne Rooney hails Darren Fletcher ahead of England's clash with Scotland, but won't hesitate to ensure that his club teammate ends up on the losing side.
Nov 18, 01:27
England coach Gary Neville watches a training session on August 11, 2013
Gary Neville: 'Scotland fans will not make a difference'
Gary Neville says that a partisan crowd will not help Scotland beat England, insisting that the clash will be decided by what happens on the field rather than in the stands.
Nov 17, 23:48
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan faces the media during a press conference at Sopwell House on August 13, 2013
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan looking to strike balance against England
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan admits that he is keen to "find the right balance" when it comes to choosing his team for the upcoming friendly with England.
Nov 17, 18:35
Wayne Rooney of England scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia on November 15, 2014
England captain Wayne Rooney eager for victory over Scotland
England captain Wayne Rooney insists that it is important for his team to beat Scotland in their upcoming friendly at Celtic Park.
Nov 17, 17:34
England's coach Roy Hodgson gestures during the Group D football match between Costa Rica and England at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on June 24, 2014
England manager Roy Hodgson wary of "tough" Scotland
England manager Roy Hodgson believes that Scotland will give his team a "tough test" when they meet at Celtic Park.
Nov 17, 17:18
Derby's Chris Martin scores his team's opening goal via the penalty spot against Blackpool during their Championship match on December 7, 2013
Chris Martin: 'Scotland will take massive confidence into England clash'
Scotland striker Chris Martin believes that his side will take "massive confidence" into Tuesday's friendly against England.
Nov 17, 17:15
Andrew Robertson after the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Hull City at Loftus Road on August 16, 2014
Scotland defender Andrew Robertson relishing England clash
Scotland defender Andrew Robertson admits that he is relishing his side's upcoming friendly with England in Glasgow.
Nov 17, 15:22
Saido Berahino of England runs away to celebrate after scoring his teams second goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA U21 Championship Playoff First Leg match between England and Croatia at Molineux on October 10, 2014
Darren Moore: 'This is the start for Saido Berahino'
West Bromwich Albion youth coach Darren Moore believes that Saido Berahino has earned his place in the England squad.
Nov 17, 09:56
Fraser Forster of England looks on prior to the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Fraser Forster: 'It would be a dream to play'
Fraser Forster admits that he wants to play for England in their friendly against Scotland at former stomping ground Celtic Park on Wednesday.
Nov 17, 09:13
Fraser Forster of England looks on prior to the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Fraser Forster: 'Scotland, England clash will be a special night'
Fraser Forster says that he is relishing the prospect of starting for England in tomorrow's friendly against Scotland at Celtic Park.
Nov 17, 06:48
Russell Martin of Norwich City takes a throw during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Sunderland at Carrow Road on March 22, 2014
Russell Martin: 'My England-supporting friends prefer watching Scotland'
Russell Martin reveals that his England-supporting friends enjoy watching Scotland more than their nation ahead of Tuesday's friendly between the Auld Enemy.
Nov 17, 06:26
Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Harry Redknapp: 'England will face battle against Scotland'
Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp believes that England will face a tougher task against Scotland than in their Euro 2016 qualifiers.
Nov 17, 04:32
Danny Welbeck of England celebrates scoring their third goal as goalkeeper Aldo Simoncini of San Marino looks dejected during the EURO 2016 Group E Qualifying match on October 9, 2014
England striker Danny Welbeck relishing Scotland clash
England striker Danny Welbeck is excited about facing Scotland in his side's friendly clash at Celtic Park on Tuesday.
Nov 17, 02:35
West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster during the Premier League match against Southampton on August 17, 2013
Ben Foster: Scotland will 'kick lumps' out of England
England goalkeeper Ben Foster expects Scotland to 'kick lumps' out of the Three Lions in Tuesday's friendly at Celtic Park.
Nov 17, 01:59
Jack Wilshere of England in action during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Qualifying Group H match between England and Moldova at Wembley Stadium on September 6, 2013
Jack Wilshere: 'England don't fear Scotland trip'
England midfielder Jack Wilshere says that Tuesday's clash with Scotland will be a friendly in name only as he gears up for a feisty battle in Glasgow.
Nov 17, 01:07
England's coach Roy Hodgson walks off the pitch following the game against Estonia during a UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying group E football match between England and Estonia in Tallinn, Estonia, on October 12, 2014
Roy Hodgson relishing Scotland trip
England boss Roy Hodgson cannot wait to see how his troops fare in front of a partisan crowd at Celtic Park in Tuesday's clash with Scotland.
Nov 17, 00:37
England manager Roy Hodgson celebrates during the Euro 2016 qualifying group match against Switzerland in Basel on September 8, 2014
Roy Hodgson: 'Every England game is important'
Roy Hodgson has said that England's friendly in Scotland will be as played with the same importance as any competitive game.
Nov 16, 23:00
Wayne Rooney of England scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia on November 15, 2014
Wayne Rooney expecting tough Scotland clash
Wayne Rooney believes that he and his England teammates will be given a tough time when they face Scotland in Glasgow.
Nov 16, 16:23
United States' Sacha Kljestan chases Scotland's Charlie Mulgrew during the international friendly football match between Scotland and the United States of America at Hampden Park in Glasgow on November 15, 2013
Charlie Mulgrew: 'No such thing as a friendly between Scotland, England'
Scotland midfielder Charlie Mulgrew believes that their upcoming fixture against England is "never a friendly".
Nov 16, 15:51
Joe Hart makes a clearance while on international duty with England on November 19, 2013.
England goalkeeper Joe Hart to sit out Scotland clash
Roy Hodgson confirms that Joe Hart will be rested for England's friendly against Scotland on Tuesday.
Nov 15, 20:03
Scotland player Steven Fletcher in action during the International Friendly match between Scotland and Estonia at Pittodrie Stadium on February 6, 2013
Gordon Strachan: 'Steven Fletcher won't be risked against England'
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan admits that he won't risk the fitness of Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher in his side's friendly against England.
Nov 15, 02:37
Fraser Forster of England looks on prior to the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Fraser Forster: 'Scotland versus England will be special'
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster says that the fans at Celtic Park will not treat Scotland vs. England as a friendly.
Nov 10, 07:02
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster looks on during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Millwall and Southampton at The Den on August 26, 2014
Fraser Forster hoping to face Scotland
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster expresses an ambition to start England's friendly with Scotland next Tuesday, having spent four years at Celtic Park.
Nov 10, 00:48



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
12Southampton823379-29
13Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
14Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
15Everton8224513-88
16Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
17West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163