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Scotland needs a hero: Billy Dodds

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According to former striker, Billy Dodds his country needs a hero to inspire future generations as the team’s hope to qualify to the EURO 2020 is small.

Scotland’s chances to qualify to the EURO 2020 are very slim now.

The team has won only once, losing three matches under manager Steve Clarke.

And for former striker Dilly Dodds, what the team needs is a hero who can inspire the team.

“We need a hero,” Dodds told Sky Sports News.

“We have got Andy Robertson. That can inspire young players to go onto pitches.”

“But we need to have players and a product on the pitch that’s going to bring success to get these youngsters interested. If you’re not winning nobody’s interested,” he added.

“We’re impatient in this country.”

Dodds commented: “We know it’s a results business, I’ve been in the game myself if you don’t win games you get the sack it’s as simple as that.”

“Now I’m not saying Steve Clarke’s [in danger], I believe he’s the right man to take the country forward.”

“Leigh Griffiths can get you something from nothing as he did against England with the two free kicks, so we need quality in there,” Dodds said.

“We don’t have enough good players in key positions and we need competition for places upfront.”

He concluded: “We certainly have to get better defensively because we’ve leaked goals not just against Belgium and Russia, we’ve leaked goals to Kazakhstan and to Cyprus.”