International call-up for Phil


Defender Bardsley gets nod for Australia clash.

Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley has been called up to the Scotland squad. 

Coach Craig Levein has named Bardsley in a 24-man squad to face Australia at Easter Road in Edinburgh next Wednesday (August 15, KO 8pm). 

Bardsley will be hoping to win his 13th cap for Scotland, for whom he qualifies through his father.