Calcutta Cup: Nicola Sturgeon wishes Scotland squad good luck ahead of Rugby Six Nations match against England
Taking to Twitter before the Calcutta Cup kick off, Ms Sturgeon shared a photo of her post-match visit to the dressing room in 2018.
In the photo, Ms Sturgeon can be seen swigging something from the trophy, while the Scotland players look on, cheering.
Ms Sturgeon tweeted: “Still not entirely sure what was in the Calcutta Cup - but it tasted good!
“Wishing the team the best of luck today,” she added.
The Calcutta Cup, first contested in 1879, is the oldest of several trophies competed for as part of the Six Nations tournament.
England have 71 wins overall, to Scotland’s 40.
The cup is of Indian workmanship, decorated with cobras and an elephant.
The match will kick off at 4:45pm this afternoon, and be broadcast live on STV.
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