The England players Harry Kane (left) and Scotland’s Christophe Berra

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MOSCOW, June 10. /TASS/. Scotland football played a draw with the England team with the score 2:2 in the home match of the qualifying stage of the 2018 world Cup, which will be held in Russia.

In the composition of the British goals were scored by Alex oxlade-Chamberlain (70th minute) and Harry Kane (90). Scottish striker Lee Griffiths scored a brace, scoring two goals after the kicks in the 87th and 90th minutes. In the other match of group F, Slovenia with the score 2:0 defeated the team of Malta.

In the standings continue to lead the British-who have 14 points from six games. The Slovenians climbed to second place with 11 points, the Scots occupy the fourth position (8 points), the team of Malta is in last place with zero in the asset.

In the match of group C Northern Ireland with the score 1:0 defeated the team of Azerbaijan . The Northern Ireland with 13 points after 6 matches in second place in the table. Azerbaijanis fourth, the team 7 points in 6 games.

In the match of group E Denmark with a score of 3:1 was stronger than the team of Kazakhstan. In the table the Danes occupy the second position (10 points in 6 games). Kazakhstan with two points after 6 events, is situated on the last place.

In the final of the world Cup there are winners of each of the nine groups and the best eight teams ranked in the second place groups split into pairs and play the play-offs, four winners also are in the final part of the tournament.