Few surprises in Scotland squad for World Cup qualifier with Croatia
Gordon Strachan has named his squad for the nation's final 2014 World Cup qualifier.
There were few surprises as Gordon Strachan named his Scotland squad for their final 2014 World Cup qualifier against Croatia.
The national team came out on top when the two teams met in June thanks to a goal from Robert Snodgrass.
The Norwich City midfielder is once again included in the party having missed the 2-1 win over Macedonia through suspension.
Watford's Ikechi Anya has maintained his spot after scoring on his first start for his country in Skopje.
West Brom duo Graham Dorrans and James Morrison return after being forced to pull out of the last two matches.
However there's no place for Celtic winger James Forrest, who has recently struggled with a back problem, nor Nottingham Forest's Jamie Mackie, Brighton's Craig Conway and Kilmarnock's Craig Samson.
Wigan's Shaun Maloney is out with a back injury while Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher remains sidelined with a shoulder knock.
Hull City's Allan McGregor also returns having been left out of the double-header with Belgium and Macedonia through a mixture of suspension and injury.
Steven Whittaker misses the match through suspension.
Scotland squad to face Croatia
Goalkeepers: Matt Gilks (Blackpool), David Marshall (Cardiff City), Allan McGregor (Hull City)
Defenders: Gordon Greer (Brighton and Hove Albion), Grant Hanley (Blackburn Rovers), Alan Hutton (Aston Villa), Russell Martin (Norwich City), Charlie Mulgrew (Celtic), Lee Wallace (Rangers)
Midfielders: Charlie Adam (Stoke City), Ikechi Anya (Watford), Barry Bannan (Crystal Palace), Scott Brown (Celtic), Craig Bryson (Derby County), Chris Burke (Birmingham City)Graham Dorrans (West Bromwich Albion), James Morrison (West Bromwich Albion), James McArthur (Wigan Athletic), Robert Snodgrass (Norwich City)
Attackers: George Boyd (Hull City), Leigh Griffiths (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Ross McCormack (Leeds United), Steven Naismith (Everton), Jordan Rhodes (Blackburn Rovers)