LiveScotland 2-2 Austria recap: Hanley and McGinn earn Scots a point

Scotland twice came from behind to earn a 2-2 draw with Austria in their first match of the 2022 World Cup qualifying campaign.

Goalscorers John McGinn and Grant Hanley at full time

After a goalless first half the game sparked into life when Sasa Kalajdzic fired the visitors into a 55th-minute lead.

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Grant Hanley's powerful header brought Scotland level on 71 minutes only for Kalajdzic to head Austria back in front nine minutes later.

With time running out John McGinn’s acrobatic overhead kick earned a share of the spoils.

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Kalajdzic with his and Austria’s second as the visitors retake the lead with about ten to play.

Dykes off, McGregor on, McGinn pushed further forward.

Looks like Callum McGregor may be coming on for Scotland.

Robertson with an inviting low cross and it *just* evades Dykes’ out-stretched leg. So close.

That’s a smart stop from Marshall to deny Kalajdzic a second and Scotland win a free kick after a foul in the penalty area.


GRANT HANLEY! A fantastic from a free kick and he beats Sc headerhlager from seven yards with a superb downward effort. Scotland 1, Austria 1!

Grillitsch cautioned for an industrial challenge on Dykes.

Schaub on, Grbic off

McGinn with a lovely pass for O’Donnell but Austria put it out for a corner

Armstrong off, Adams on for his debut

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