Serbia vs Scotland LIVE: Result and reaction from Euro 2020 play-off final tonight

Serbia host Scotland in an all-or-nothing Euro 2020 qualifying play-off final this evening.

The winner will book a spot at next summer’s tournament, with Scotland hoping to end their 22-year absence from major competitions.

In the last qualifying round, Scotland edged past Israel on penalties, while Serbia defeated Norway in extra-time. Each side will hope they can be the one to achieve (a smoother) passage through tonight’s final… Follow all the action live below.

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Serbia keeper Predrag Rajkovic is a penalty specialist. He’s saved 4 of the 7 he’s faced in France since arriving in Reims at the start of last season.

No pressure.

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

That was a tough extra time for Scotland. Serbia battered them but they held on to take the game to a penalty shootout. 

They defeated Israel in the play-off semi-final shootout. Now they have to beat Serbia. It’s that simple.

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

121 mins: We’re going to penalties!

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

120 mins: Corner for Serbia. One added minute to play!

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

117 mins: Stephen O’Donnell is replaced by Leigh Griffiths. Griffiths is making his first appearance for Scotland in over two years. Is the script written for him? 

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

114 mins: Katai puts his foot through a shot from outside the box and hits one straight at Marshall who clings on to the ball. Just over five minutes left to play. Penalties are calling. 

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

111 mins: McBurnie holds up the ball before picking out Jack. Jack takes it towards goal and is tackled. The ball comes to O’Donnell and he decides not to shoot. He tries to cut back inside but loses the ball over on the right wing. 

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

108 mins: Stefan Mitrovic has gone dwon with a bit of cramp. He’s replaced with Uros Spajic for Serbia. Scotland look leggy out there. They can’t get hold of the ball. 

Extra time second half: Here we go. 15 minutes until penalties. 15 minutes for someone to find a winner. Serbia have the momentum. Scotland are holding on. One more big effort required from the men in blue. 

Serbia 1 – 1 Scotland

105 mins: Half time of extra time. Those 15 minutes go to Serbia. Scotland look pretty shattered out there. Katai had an effort from the edge of the box go wide as no-one closed him down. They need to raise themselves again.

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