Increased expectations about Scotland’s chances in the upcoming 6 nations tournament could end up “destroying the hopes of our nation” according to the leader of the SNP.
Recent results including an impressive win against Australia has led to many Scottish fans dreaming of victories in the 6 nations. The regular recipients of the wooden spoon are considered dark horses for the championship. However, Sturgeon feels that when the inevitable, crushing defeats come, there will be devastation across the country
“It’s more worrying than Brexit. Millions of young supporters now actually believe that we have a chance of winning some games. I’m not sure they’ll recover from the inevitable trauma. I’ve talked to some of the players and they’re all shitting themselves”
Scotland will kick off their campaign on the 10th of March with a complete capitulation away to Ireland.