Portsmouth winger an unused substitute for Republic of Ireland as Rangers loanee skippers Scotland under-21s to victory

Ronan Curtis. Picture: Simon Cooper/PA WireRonan Curtis. Picture: Simon Cooper/PA Wire
Ronan Curtis. Picture: Simon Cooper/PA Wire | PA Archive/PA Images
Ronan Curtis was an unused substitute for the Republic of Ireland last night.

The Pompey winger remained on the bench as Mick McCarthy’s men clinched a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in a European Championships 2020 qualifier at the Aviva Stadium.

Former Blues left-back Enda Stevens featured for Eire.

Curtis will be hoping to win his third cap for Ireland when they meet Bulgaria in a friendly on Tuesday in Dublin.

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Ross McCrorie against skippered Scotland under-21s last night. Picture: Mark Runnacles/Getty ImagesRoss McCrorie against skippered Scotland under-21s last night. Picture: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images
Ross McCrorie against skippered Scotland under-21s last night. Picture: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images | 2018 Getty Images

Meanwhile, Ross McCrorie skippered Scotland under-21s as they opened their Euro 2021 qualification bid with a 2-0 success against San Marino.

Billy Stark's men travel to Croatia on Tuesday.

The popular keeper has been called up to the senior squad for the first time in his career.

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