Scotland has always produced a few of the best players in the world. There will always be a good player from Scotland who excels in the European Leagues. They played mainly in the English Premier League. Manchester United and Liverpool are the two teams where players from Scotland shined the most. The Scotland League also had the best players with prestigious teams like Rangers and Celtic. Scottish football betting was the perfect platform when Rangers had the unbeaten run last season under Steven Gerrard. It was the best league for the young players to set themselves well before coming to the top clubs in Europe. Players like Kenny Dalglish, Dennis Law, Jim Leighton, Jim Baxter and Graeme Souness have blessed football with their magical feet.
Many players followed in their footsteps and have become the best in Europe. Many young players are ready to step up to the big leagues in the coming years.
The current three best players from Scotland are:
- Andy Robertson
The 27-year-old Scottish footballer is one of the best left-backs in the English Premier League. He was one of the leading key players who were influential in the recent success of Liverpool in England and Europe. His top form also helped him to get the captain’s armband of the Scotland National Team. He led the team in Euro 2020. His breakthrough as a prominent player came when Liverpool signed him in 2017. The full-back duo of Robertson and TrentAlexander Arnold was the key to Liverpool’s attack, and they were the best full-backs at that time. He has 40 assists for the Reds and has won the Champions League and Premier League in consecutive years.
- Kieran Tierney
Tierney is also a left-back who plays for Arsenal in the Premier League. He was a player who came through the ranks of the Scottish Club Celtic and joined Arsenal in 2019 for a reported fee of 25 million euros. The highest for a Scottish International. He was the key player for Arteta in winning the FA Cup in 2020. He is considered as one of the prospects of Arsenal and Scotland, and the board assured it by giving him a long new contract which he signed in 2021.
- Scott McTominay
Scott McTominay was born in England. But he chose to play for Scotland as his father was Scottish. He is a Manchester United Academy graduate. He joined the academy at the age of five. He was considered as one of the best academy graduates of United. He got chances to play for the first team from 2016 onwards. Mctominay became the starter of the team from 2018 onwards. The football pundits highly praised his performance and commitment to the team.