The Celtic midfielder has been drafted in via Gordon Strachan after the Scotland boss misplaced each Scott Brown and Stuart Armstrong to harm.
McGregor’s omission from fresh squads has been a significant speaking level, however at the again of a glowing display in opposition to Hibs the day gone by the 24-year-old were given the decision he’d been yearning.
The Hoops ace were hoping to make the squad for the June conflict in opposition to England – however used to be snubbed.
Strachan’s resolution to fail to remember him from the pool to face Lithuania and Malta ultimate month additionally raised eyebrows and triggered Celtic gaffer Brendan Rodgers to categorical his amazement on the resolution.
But after netting two times in opposition to Hibs within the 2-2 draw, Strachan has determined to praise the Celt.
McGregor has all the time maintained that he would by no means take the hump at being overlooked and would proceed to paintings exhausting to succeed in his dream of pulling on a gloomy blue jersey for the primary time.
Now he may get the risk in opposition to the Slovaks at Hampden on Thursday or in Ljubljana per week as of late when the marketing campaign closes with a conflict in Slovenia.
McGregor earned his first Scotland call-up in September 2014 for an away sport in Germany, however has been at the fringes ever since.