Andy Robertson will miss Scotland's opening 2020 European Championship qualifier with Kazakhstan on Thursday but will join up with the team in San Marino on Friday.
There may have been a Hampden Park lap of honour and some tangible reward for a Scotland victory for the first time in 15 years but it isn’t a case of job done for Alex McLeish.
If James Forrest was angry with Alex McLeish for being left out of the Scotland team in Israel a few days after scoring four goals for Celtic, he did a fine job of hiding it.
The return of Leigh Griffiths after a brief absence and the return of Steven Fletcher after a much longer one could bolster Alex McLeish’s striking options for next month’s Nations League group deciders.
Alex McLeish may turn to Steven Fletcher to help get Scotland out of their Nations League group.
Alex McLeish has had selection issues thrown at him from left, right and centre.
Preventing goals is Scott McKenna’s primary job as a Scotland defender.
Given what preceded it three days earlier, it wasn’t going to take much to represent an improvement for Scotland in this friendly against Portugal.
Scotland should count their blessings as they leave the Holy Land because this defeat could have been so much worse.
Five things learned from Monday night’s 2-0 victory against Albania.