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Scotland door still open for Rangers keeper

Scotland boss Craig Levein says Rangers keeper Allan McGregor still has an international future. McGregor was omitted from Levein's first squad, for the Hampden friendly against the Czech Republic on March 3, after being injured in a disturbance outside a Glasgow nightclub, which is the subject of a police probe.

The 28-year-old needed hospital treatment after being assaulted on a night out, making him a doubt for Walter Smith's side to face Celtic on Sunday.

Levein said: "I got a phone call from Walter last night explaining what had happened and that he was a doubt for the Rangers game next week.

"I'm looking for certainty with the squad so I took him out and put someone else in his place.

"It doesn't look like he's going to be fit, so it's nice and simple for me.

"Once this game is out the way, he will be considered for the next match."

After revealing there was no update on his quest to persuade McGregor's 'Boozegate' partner Ferguson to return to the fold, Levein added: "I'm delighted to have Kris back in.

"Allan's fitness is an issue so he will be considered for the next one. Everybody is back in who wants to play for Scotland."

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