Mark McGhee admits the departure of Brian McClair from the SFA came as a shock - but says there is no cause for panic.
Brian McClair has left his role as the Scottish Football Association's performance director by mutual consent.
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan admits he should never have taken his side to France last week.
Scotland international Hugh Blake has signed for the Bay of Plenty Steamers ahead of the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup.
Rangers youngster Barrie McKay has vowed to continue striving for improvement as he looks to build on his Scotland debut.
France turned on the style to beat Scotland 3-0 in their final friendly before they kick off Euro 2016 next Friday.
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Wales move up to 11th in the FIFA world rankings, above England who have dropped down to 13th.
Gordon Strachan hopes Scotland's 3-0 friendly defeat to France can prove to be a positive experience for his side.
Scroll back to see how Euro 2016 hosts France beat Scotland 3-0 in their final warm-up friendly before the tournament.
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan is content with his squad's warm-up preparations for the World Cup qualifiers.
Steven Fletcher will go into Scotland's friendly against France in Metz on Saturday night wondering where he will be playing next season.
Anthony Martial has recovered from a thigh injury to be in contention for France's friendly against Scotland on Saturday.
Russell Martin believes friendly matches against Italy and France will help Scotland prepare for the World Cup.
England have dropped out of the top 10 in the FIFA World Ranking as they prepare to head to France for Euro 2016.
Mark McGhee stressed the benefits of Scotland's post-season schedule following Sunday's uninspiring 1-0 defeat by Italy.
Darren Fletcher admits Scotland learned harsh lessons in their 1-0 friendly defeat to Italy on Sunday night.
Gordon Strachan admitted Scotland were "badly off the pace" with their passing in a one-sided 1-0 defeat by Italy.
Graziano Pelle's 20-yard wonder strike was enough to defeat Scotland in Italy's penultimate warm-up game before Euro 2016.
Relive the action as Italy beat Scotland 1-0 in an international friendly match.