Scotland confirm minute’s applause for Queen before Ukraine game



England will be holding a minute’s silence before their home match against Germany at Wembley after also receiving approval from Uefa. The Premier League held periods of silence ahead of all seven matches played this past weekend.

Uefa had also allowed for a minute’s silence to be held before Rangers’ match against Napoli in the Champions League last week, in what was the Glasgow clubs first following the death of the Queen.

European football’s governing body decided not to punish Rangers after ‘God Save the King’ was then sung by supporters despite the club not receiving permission to play the national anthem before the match.

Celtic face disciplinary proceedings, however, after their supporters unveiled a ‘F*** the Crown’ banner ahead of their match against Shakhtar Donetsk in Warsaw.

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