Gareth Southgate reportedly met with McTominay in an attempt to persuade him to pledge his allegiance to England, but it seems to have failed.
Speaking in September 2016, McTominay admitted he felt more Scottish than English.
Having not qualified for a major tournament since the 1998 World Cup, there is a desperation among Scotland fans for things to improve as soon as possible. That's a tough question! "It's a bit of both - I want them both to do well".
Former Scotland worldwide James McFadden believes the news is like making a major signing.
Despite having made only a handful of first-team appearances for Manchester United, the global preference of Scott McTominay had become a topic of great interest in recent weeks.
The 21-year-old was born in England but qualifies for Scotland through his father and has yet to represent either country at any level.
McFadden, who has held talks over joining McLeish's coaching team, told BBC Radio Scotland: "His stature, how he goes about his game, he reminds me of Darren Fletcher, and if we can get someone who has been as good for Scotland as Darren Fletcher it's a great acquisition". And according to Jonathan Northcroft of the Times, he has opted to play for Scotland. That's what struck me when I met him as a young player.
United boss Jose Mourinho had encouraged McTominay to follow his heart.
The United manager added: "The kid is very "feet on the ground", he's very calm, so I think he passed some important tests not by the football point of view but the mental point of view - maturity, calm play against champions, play knockout in the Champions League, two tests by the mental approach. He has the right people around him".
Other observers are skeptical about Russia's supposed new arsenal, because Moscow has not shown proof of successful tests. This was stated by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spokesman Oana Lungescu, reports Reuters .
Bennett was named to the Pro Bowl for the third consecutive season after having 8.5 sacks and 40 tackles for the Seahawks in 2017. But it's like this constant puzzle and you're trying to put stuff together all the time.
UFC President Dana White continues to pouring gas on the fire of rumors that Brock Lesnar could be making a comeback to the UFC . Due to those failures, Lesnar is still required to serve a suspension before getting back to UFC action.
Among other things, he developed the first test for anabolic steroids as chairman of the Sports Council from 1971 to 1974. The official account of Team GB posted: "We are incredibly saddened by the death of Sir Roger Bannister , aged 88.
Ryan Weld, R-Brooke; Charles Clements, R-Wetzel; and Mike Maroney, R-Marshall, voted not to consider SB 4145 on Thursday. But Republican Senate President Mitch Carmichael says he's "skeptical" and the Senate is "fiscally conservative".
But after the Seahawks signed off on the plan Thursday night, he got the green light to pinch hit for Aaron Judge in the fifth. Wilson struck out swinging on a 93-mph fastball while facing Braves pitcher Max Fried , per MLB.com's Bryan Hoch.
Secret Service agents raced to the site following the shooting at around 5pm United Kingdom time on Saturday. The name of the man has yet to be released to the public as authorities are scouring for his relatives.
If she could take care of a grown man like me for four years the way she took care of me, I know she will take care of a baby. Kim Kardashian , "The Keeping Up With The Kardashians " star had Chicago arrive via surrogate last month.
You can expect Ronaldo to further quell speculation that he is a declining force by being the deciding factor in that game too. If we're always motivated and thinking about the game, then we can achieve something great.
According to the camera tests done by DxOMark , the Samsung flagship received an industry best of 104 in photo tests. The previous leader was the Google Pixel 2 with a score of 98, followed by the iPhone X with a score of 97.
British Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on Brexit at Mansion House in London on March 2, 2018. And May said "bold and creative thinking" could lead to solutions for trade in services and other areas.
Teacher in custody after Georgia school shooting
A Georgia high school teacher who brought a firearm to school and barricaded themselves into a classroom was arrested Wednesday. He was conscious but would not react or respond to officers and emergency medical services took him to a local hospital.
Hollywood prepares for the Academy Awards
Peter had succumbed to a heart attack in the January, and when he won the Best Actor title, for Network, his wife collected it. It is in good shape however to take some of the technical Oscars for sound and film editing, as well as sound mixing.