Glasgow - Scotland’s coach Gordon Strachan has included
Ikechi Anya in a strong squad for his side’s friendly game with Nigeria at
Craven Cottage on May 28.
Born of a Nigerian father and Romanian mother, Anya chose to
represent Scotland – a place of his birth.
The Scotland boss named his squad on Monday, and top of the
list is Derby County’s Craig Forsyth and Chris Martin who has scored 25 goals
for the Rams this season.
Also on the list is Scottish-Nigerian Ikechi Anya who plays
for Watford in the Championship, as well as other prominent players like Darren
Fletcher of Manchester United, Graham Dorrans and Craig Morrison, both of West
Goalkeepers: Cammy Bell (Rangers), Matt Gilks (Blackpool),
David Marshall (Cardiff City), Allan McGregor (Hull City).
Defenders: Christophe Berra (Ipswich Town), Gary Caldwell
(Wigan Athletic), Craig Forsyth (Derby County), Gordon Greer (Brighton and Hove
Albion), Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers), Alan Hutton (Aston Villa), Charlie
Mulgrew (Celtic), Andrew Robertson (Dundee United), Steven Whittaker (Norwich
Midfielders: Ikechi Anya (Watford), Barry Bannan (Crystal
Palace), George Boyd (Hull City), Scott Brown (Celtic), Craig Bryson (Derby
County), Chris Burke (Birmingham City), Graham Dorrans (West Bromwich Albion),
Darren Fletcher (Manchester United), James McArthur (Wigan Athletic), James
Morrison (West Bromwich Albion).
Forwards: Leigh Griffiths (Celtic), Shaun Maloney (Wigan
Athletic), Chris Martin (Derby County), Ross McCormack (Leeds United), Steven