Croatia, Czech Republic and England: these will be the three rivals of the Scotland by Steve Clarke in Group D of Euro 2020. A group full of pitfalls, which for the Tartan Army will start today against Schick and his teammates. To present the biancazzurra national team, TuttoMercatoWeb.com in this way he reached the historic Everton striker and the Scottish national team of the 80s exclusively Graeme Marshall Sharp.
Mr. Sharp, how do you see Scotland in view of this European?
“Clarke’s Scotland did well in qualifying but lack quality in some strategic departments. From my point of view, the central defenders and forwards are not up to par in the final stages of the tournament. Tartan Army he will surprise us, as a fan I hope so, but I sincerely doubt that this will happen. “
What is your favorite for the final tournament win?
“I have no doubts about this: France. I Blues of Deschamps have top level players in all areas of the pitch. Behind them, I say Belgium and England, two internationals who could go far thanks to the feats and goals of their two scorers: Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane. As a former striker, I really appreciate both of them. “
And where we put Italy?
“The Italian national team with Mancini as coach has improved, but honestly I don’t think they can reach the semifinals in this Euro 2020”.
The gloss amarcord it is inevitable: what is your best memory with Scotland?
“The 1986 World Cup in Mexico. Who forgets that? It’s true we couldn’t make it through the group stage, but that was a truly fantastic and memorable experience. For all of us.”