Scotland Women of all ages slipped to a 1- loss to Portugal in Lisbon in their latest Euro 2022 qualifier.
A goal from Ana Borges midway as a result of the next 50 % was more than enough to condemn Shelley Kerr’s facet to defeat.
Erin Cuthbert and Martha Thomas had late probabilities to equalise, but they have been denied by Portugal ‘keeper Patricia Morais.
Scotland now sit third in Team E with 9 points from five video games, four factors off joint-leaders Finland and Portugal. They have two online games remaining to slip into the top rated two areas.
Northern Ireland stay on track with gain
Kirsty McGuinness fired Northern Ireland Women to a 3-2 victory in excess of Belarus in their Euro 2022 qualifier in Belfast to hold their engage in-off bid on monitor.
McGuinness gave Northern Eire a dream start off immediately after just two minutes with a fine complete from the edge of the box but Anastasiya Shcherbachenia equalised.
Shcherbachenia levelled again following Rachel Furness scored a penalty on the hour, but the hosts won it when McGuinness’ shot strike a write-up and bounced in off the back of Belarus ‘keeper Nataliya Voskobovich.
If Northern Eire beat the Faroe Islands following Tuesday they will be certain of a engage in-off.