Scotland Fans Aren’t Exactly Heartbroken Over Gordon Strachan’s Departure

Scotland Fans Aren’t Exactly Heartbroken Over Gordon Strachan’s Departure

With the Scottish FA confirming that Gordon Strachan has left his post as manager this afternoon, Scotland fans have been rejoicing the news on Twitter.

While Strachan lead the country to the brink of a World Cup qualifying play-off spot, his side fell brutally short with a 2-2 draw against Slovenia on Sunday.

And while Scotland only dropped two points on their final four games, the majority of fans were keen to see a new man at the helm following three failed campaigns under Strachan.

The 60-year-old’s critics eventually got their wish today, as the former Celtic boss left Hampden along with his assistant Mark McGhee:

And the majority of fans on social media were quick to praise the FA for their decision:



Ex-Everton manager David Moyes and current SFA Performance Director Malky Mackay have been installed as early favourites to succeed Strachan.

What are your thoughts on who the SFA should turn towards now that the job is available?


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