Scott McTominay and Denis Legislation don’t share many similarities aside from each being Scottish and taking part in for Manchester United.
Nevertheless, such is the tear McTominay has been for Scotland that he nearly made one other similarity come true.
The United midfielder has now scored seven targets for Scotland in calendar yr 2023 which places him within the third place for many targets for Scotland in a yr.
Forward of him is Colin Stein (8), with Denis Legislation main the best way with 11 targets.
Nevertheless, it have to be famous that will probably be inconceivable for McTominay to maneuver up on this record for the foreseeable future.
That’s as a result of Scotland have already performed their final worldwide fixture of this yr, a 3-3 draw towards Norway by which McTominay was stored quiet.
It’s nonetheless a outstanding achievement for a participant who isn’t a ahead by commerce however is more and more getting a status for scoring and at clutch instances too.
Alongside fellow Crimson Satan Rasmus Hojlund, McTominay completed because the fourth-highest goalscorer throughout Scotland’s Euro Qualifiers.
His seven in 10 video games had him stand alongside prolific figures like Cristiano Ronaldo, Kylian Mbappe, Harry Kane, and Romelu Lukaku.
By means of his efforts, Scotland certified for subsequent yr’s match regardless of being drawn into a difficult group alongside Spain and Norway.
The spotlight of their marketing campaign was their residence win towards Spain, the place Scott McTominay’s double offered the hosts with a memorable consequence.
McTominay has just lately began to replicate his worldwide kind on the membership stage, most evidenced by his late double which noticed United clutch victory from the jaws of defeat towards Brentford.
United might be hoping for extra of the identical with a difficult run of fixtures arising, beginning with a visit to Everton on November 26.