First Team

Jambos on international duty

12th June 2017

Several Hearts players were in action for their respective countries over the weekend.

A number of Hearts players were in action for their countries over the weekend, with Christophe Berra playing the full 90 minutes for Scotland against England.

The Hearts summer signing started in the heart of Scotland's defence in ther dramatic 2-2 draw at Hampden, whilst Jack Hamilton was an unused substitute.

Elsewhere, Bjørn Johnsen came off the bench to earn his first international cap for Norway in their World Cup Qualifier against Czech Republic on Saturday.

The striker played the final 20 minutes of Norway’s 1-1 draw in Oslo and could feature again in Tuesday’s friendly against Sweden.

Aaron Hughes played the entire match for Northern Ireland in their 1-0 win away to Azerbaijan, thereby earning his 106th cap for his country. Meanwhile, Arnaud Djoum completed the entire 90 minutes for Cameroon in their 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifier win over Morocco.

Finally, youngster Nikolay Todorov made his first appearance for Bulgaria U21s as they defeated Georgia 1-0 last Thursday.