Forrest wings in for a cup assault
James Forrest can barely remember the last time Scotland featured in the World Cup finals, while most Tartan Army supporters are struggling to recall the last time they saw a flying winger like the 21-year-old play for the national team.
The Celtic player was in primary school when the national team played at France 1998 and has hazy memories of Scotland failing to make it past the first stage in the game’s biggest tournament.
Brazil in two years is the dream for players and supporters alike and Forrest’s pace, directness and trickery will prove invaluable in breaking down opposition defences.
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