Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday 2 September 2014

England and Scotland in strong positions after group wins

England and Scotland both look likely to qualify for Euro 2008 after comfortable home wins last night.

Scotland looked strong as they beat the Ukraine 3-1, with James McFadden scoring one and setting up another two.

England look likely to qualify in second place in their group as they recorded their third 3-0 win in a row over Estonia.

Meanwhile, Ireland's group rivals Wales suffered the same fate as the Republic, losing 3-1 away to Cyprus.

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