The Scotsman cartoon: England World Cup songs

SUPERMARKET chain Morrisons has been forced to stop playing England World Cup songs at its Scottish stores after complaints from customers.

Illustration: Iain Green

Shoppers in Scotland were stunned to hear English anthems at stores in the run-up to the World Cup in Brazil.

Songs on the playlist included Three Lions by Frank Skinner and David Baddiel and New Order song World in Motion, which was the official England song for the 1990 World Cup and included a rap by football legend John Barnes.

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A number of Scots customers complained to staff about the tunes being played as they wandered the aisles.