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Mackail-Smith relishing Scotland call

24 Mar 2011 18:00:05

Mackail-Smith relishing Scotland call

Peterborough striker Craig Mackail-Smith admitted that he planned to watch Scotland's friendly against Brazil on the television until his surprise call-up to the squad.Mackail-Smith has scored 27 goals in League One this season and qualifies for Scotland through his grandmother.He said: "I am absolutely over the moon and my gran will be the proudest gran in the world."She has followed my career since I was a kid and always hoped - as I did - that I would one day play for Scotland."I knew the Scotland scouts had been watching me this year but I certainly never imagined that I would be playing Brazil."The plan was to kick back on the sofa and catch it on the TV. I've had a great year and this caps it off."


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