CHERRIES midfielder Ryan Fraser has this morning been included in the Scotland Under-21 squad to face Hungary in an international friendly at Tannadice next month.

The wide man, who turns 20 today, is part of a 21-man squad that will take on their European rivals on Wednesday, March 5 (7.30pm).

The fixture is an effective warm-up as Scotland prepare for their European Under-21 Championship qualifier against the Netherlands on Wednesday, May 29.

Meanwhile, Cherries midfielder Shaun MacDonald is on stand-by for the Wales squad that will clash with Iceland, also on Wednesday, March 5 (7.45pm).