Leeds United: McCormack drafted into Scotland squad

ROSS McCORMACK was drafted into the Scotland squad late last night for their forthcoming friendlies with the USA and Norway.

Thursday, 14th November 2013, 8:41 am

McCormack, the Championship’s top scorer, had been a surprise omission in Scotland chief and ex-Leeds United captain Gordon Strachan’s 25-man squad - but has been handed a late call-up due to an injury to Blackburn’s Jordan Rhodes.

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Strachan had gone on record to say nine-cap McCormack had been unlucky to miss out when unveiling his original squad.

The Scots host the US in Glasgow tomorrow night and travel to Molde to face Norway on Tuesday evening.