Leigh Griffiths nets stunning volley in Scotland training

Leigh Griffiths posted a video of the strike to social media. Picture: Lisa Ferguson
Leigh Griffiths posted a video of the strike to social media. Picture: Lisa Ferguson
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Leigh Griffiths has strengthened his case for earning a start against England with an incredible volley in a Scotland training session.

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As the Scotland players went through their drills on the Wembley turf, the Celtic striker executed a magical bit of shooting technique that Tartan Army fans will be dying to see reproduced when the two sides battle it out on Friday evening.

Cushioning a long ball to a team-mate, Griffiths strode on to the return pass and unleashed a perfect volley with the outside of his left foot that swerved into the top corner.

The tremendous goal was caught on camera, with the impressed cameraman exclaiming “pick it out” after the ball had thundered in.

Griffiths uploaded the video on to his Twitter account, writing: “Yer auld da with a buddy holly at Wembley...”

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