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FUTSAL | Scott Chaplain has been announced as the new Scotland Futsal National Team Coach. ➡️ Read more: scotfa.co/schaplain "Having played for the side in the past I know how valuable Futsal is to the association going forward and have ideas on how to continue to improve and develop the team." “This group has only been established for four years so it is an exciting time to be the national team coach as it gives me the chance to continue the pathway already developed and move us up the rankings." Congratulations, Scott!

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National Football Team and Management: Scotland

Contact Details:
Scottish Football Association
6th Floor
Hampden Park
G42 9BA
Telephone: 0141 616 6000

Team Nicknames: The Scotland National Football Team's nickname is 'The Tartan Terriers' but Scotland supporters are more widely known as 'The Tartan Army.'



Honours Scotland: National Team

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Hampden Park
Campbell Ogilvie
Gordon Strachan
"Sometimes to go forward you've got to go to the depths of your own personal despair and claw yourself back. From that point, no matter what happens, you know you can do it." Gordon Strahan

History of Football: Scotland - National Team

Origins: The Scotland National football team is governed by The Scottish Football Association (SFA) which was formed in 1873 and is the world's second oldest football association, behind the FA.

The Scotland team was formed at the same time as the England National team when the (English) Football Association (FA) organised a representative match between Scotland and England on 5th March, 1870. Scottish football team representatives organised a return fixture on 30th November, 1872 at Hamilton Crescent in Scotland. This fixture is considered to be the first official international football match in history.

The SFA is a member of both UEFA and FIFA. It also sits on the Board of the International Football Association Board (IFAB) which is the body responsible for the laws of football.



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