David Bates has thanked Scotland boss Steve Clarke for giving him a reassuring phone call.
Centre-backs David Bates and Michael Devlin have been called into the Scotland squad after two other defenders pulled out.
David Bates is determined to stay in the Scotland side after helping the team to a Nations League play-off semi-final.
Hamburg defender David Bates is ready to ride to injury-ravaged Scotland’s rescue.
Raith boss Gary Locke is hoping he can retain the two Rangers midfielders currently on loan at Stark’s Park once their deals expire next month.