Adriano Boin Date: 14th November 2020 at 11:33pm
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Reports out of suggest prevented Aleksandar Kolarov from taking the field for their play-off clash with Scotland.

The Eagles will not feature at the tournament after losing out on penalties in Belgrade, with the 35-year-old not taking part in the fixture despite being called up to the team.

MozzartSport.com reports Inter’s medical staff told not to play Kolarov after the defender’s recent injury woes.┬áKolarov did not feature in the Nerazzurri’s 1-1 draw with prior to the international break due to a slight knock.

With Lautaro Martinez, and all experiencing issues while with their national teams, told not to play Kolarov just hours prior to the clash despite the veteran training with the starting XI in the lead up to the match.

The 35-year-old chose to respect Inter’s wishes and has since returned to for further treatment, meaning he will not feature in Serbia’s upcoming match with Hungary.