Levein has his Scots raring to go

By Michael Gannon

Published: 26/03/2011

Bring on Brazil? Scotland manager Craig Levein has not taken leave of his senses but he is convinced his players are approaching tomorrow’s encounter in London with relish rather than trepidation.

Levein knows his cobbled- together group has a formidable task in taking on the most iconic of opposition but is looking forward to the challenge.

The Scotland manager, who last night confirmed starts for midfielder Scott Brown and goalkeeper Allan McGregor, said: “The players are excited. We had an excellent training session yesterday and it is amazing how playing a team like Brazil sharpens the players minds and gets them focused.

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