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NEVER MIND the quality, savour the four points. Scotland returned from Bosnia-Herzegovina and Estonia to justified criticism of their performance in Tallinn, but secure in the knowledge that one win from their last two games, against Bosnia and Lithuania in Glasgow next month, would confirm them as runners-up in Group Nine and book their place in the play-offs for Euro 2000.

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