... and Scotland, in their roaring years, always afforded not to select John McGovern, the famous captain of Nottingham Forest European champion in 1978/79 and in
1979/80, who had also won the English title in 1971/72 with Derby County and
in 1977/78 with Forest. Strangely, he never won any caps with the national team. If he had played in the 2010s, he would have been a first-choice player and captain of the national team. Times have changed.