Tuesday, November 16, 1999 Published at 16:44 GMT
Keown set to miss playoff
Keegan: 'It's only half-time - we need to finish the job'
England defender Martin Keown is facing a race against time to be fit for the deciding Euro 2000 play-off against Scotland.
He is rated as 50-50 to pass a last-minute fitness test on his calf.
"He does not have to be 100pc fit but he needs to be fit enough to do himself and his country justice," said England coach Kevin Keegan.
If Keown is not fit, his place will be taken by Gareth Southgate.
Keegan is vowing not to try and kill the game at Wembley on Wednesday.
If it ain't broke...
The England coach says he is instructing his side to attack from the kick-off despite their seemingly handsome 2-0 first-leg lead.
"My game plan will be the same as it was in the first leg.
"Why fix something if it's not broken? The performance was good, so why change it.
"I pick teams to win games. We have got goals in our squad, whether it be Andy Cole, Michael Owen, Alan Shearer, Jamie Redknapp, David Beckham, Paul Scholes or Kevin Phillips.
No sitting back
"If it is 1-0 fine, if it is 0-0 fine, but we will be in front of our own fans and will certainly not be playing with a massed defence."
Keegan said England were not complacent.
"Complacency is a dangerous thing for anyone, it's almost a disease. And it will not happen to England.
"If Scotland get anything from us there are going to have to earn it because we are far from booking hotels in Holland or anything like that.
"We are in the driving seat and now we have to drive all the way to Holland and Belgium."
Keegan gave a passionate defence of his beleaguered opposite number, Craig Brown, who has been attracting increasing criticism in Scotland.
"And it will be a hard record for anyone to follow."
Keegan also urged England fans not to boo the Scottish anthem when it is sung at Wembley.
"I would like us to respect their anthem, then let rip with ours and then get on with the game because that is what is going to get us to Holland.
"It's not the Eurovision song contest."