St Johnstone defender Jason Kerr called up by Scotland under-21s

Jason Kerr.

St Johnstone defender Jason Kerr has been included in the Scotland under-21 squad for the match against the Netherlands.

Kerr is currently on loan at Queen of the South, having moved to Palmerston along with clubmate Chris Kane earlier this month.

Coach Scot Gemmill has announced a 22-man pool for the UEFA European Under-21 Championship clash against the Dutch.

The Scots will take on their Dutch counterparts at St Mirren’s Paisley 2021 Stadium on Tuesday, September 5 (7.30 pm).

They will also face England, Ukraine, Latvia and Andorra in Group 4, with the winners automatically qualifying for the 2019 finals in Italy.

Squad: Ryan Fulton (Hamilton), Jack Ruddy (Wolves); Jason Kerr (St Johnstone: on loan to Queen of the South), Ross McCrorie (Rangers), Scott McKenna (Aberdeen), Calvin Miller (Celtic), Anthony Ralston (Celtic), Liam Smith (Hearts: on loan to St Mirren), John Souttar (Hearts), Greg Taylor (Kilmarnock); Theo Archibald (Brentford), Chris Cadden (Motherwell), Adam Frizzell (Kilmarnock), Michael Johnston (Celtic), Stephen Mallan (Barnsley), Lewis Morgan (St Mirren), Dom Thomas (Kilmarnock), Iain Wilson (Kilmarnock); Oliver Burke (RB Leipzig), Ryan Hardie (Rangers), Oliver McBurnie (Swansea City), Scott Wright (Aberdeen).