Tom Cairney out of Scotland squad for double header

Tom Cairney has withdrawn from the Scotland squad to face Belgium and Albania through injury.

Tom Cairney of Fulham reacts after being injured during the Premier League match against Burnley. Picture: Marc Atkins/Getty Images

The Fulham midfielder picked up a knock in Sunday’s English Premier League match against Burnley at Craven Cottage.

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Scotland are due to face Belgium in a friendly at Hampden on Friday 7 September. They will meet Albania at the same venue in their opening Uefa Nations League tie three days later.