Rickie Lambert says his England selection gives others hope

Southampton striker Rickie Lambert says his selection for England gives others hope that if they work hard they will get a chance at international level.

The 31-year-old has been called up to the national squad for the first time after scoring 15 goals in his debut season in the Premier League last term.

England face Scotland at Wembley on Wednesday where Lambert could partner a fit again Wayne Rooney up front.