Roland Reid Switches Back To Pack For Glasgow

Roland Reid has been switched from the left wing to his former role as blind-side flanker for Glasgow's Heineken Cup match against Northampton at Franklin's Gardens on Sunday (3.45pm).In addition, three changes in personnel have been made in the Glasgow team who started in the 19-all draw against Montferrand at Hughenden last week. Michael Bartlett returns on the left wing, Gareth Flockhart on the open-side flank, and David Hilton at loose head.Reid's switch and Flockhart's return are the consequence of the absence of Gordon Simpson and Donnie Macfadyen. Simpson is in hospital for treatment to an abdominal infection, and Macfadyen has a groin strain. Hilton takes over from Cameron Blades as left prop. Blades is among the replacements, as is Gordon McIlwham, who will be making his first appearance in the squad this season after a groin injury.Glasgow's team:15 Glenn Metcalfe; 14 Jonathan Steel, 13 James McLaren, 12 Andy Henderson, 11 Michael Bartlett; 10 Tommy Hayes, 9 Andy Nicol (captain); 1 David Hilton, 2 Gordon Bulloch, 3 Lee Harrison, 4 Nathan Ross, 5 Jason White, 6 Roland Reid, 7 Gareth Flockhart, 8 Jon Petrie.Replacements - 16 Gavin Scott,17 Cameron Blades, 18 Gordon McIlwham, 19 Andy Hall, 20 Graeme Beveridge, 21 Jon Stuart, 22 Barry Irving.Roland Reid has been switched from the left wing to his former role as blind-side flanker for Glasgow's Heineken Cup match against Northampton at Franklin's Gardens on Sunday (3.45pm).In addition, three changes in personnel have been made in the Glasgow team who started in the 19-all draw against Montferrand at Hughenden last week. Michael Bartlett returns on the left wing, Gareth Flockhart on the open-side flank, and David Hilton at loose head.Reid's switch and Flockhart's return are the consequence of the absence of Gordon Simpson and Donnie Macfadyen. Simpson is in hospital for treatment to an abdominal infection, and Macfadyen has a groin strain. Hilton takes over from Cameron Blades as left prop. Blades is among the replacements, as is Gordon McIlwham, who will be making his first appearance in the squad this season after a groin injury.Glasgow's team:15 Glenn Metcalfe; 14 Jonathan Steel, 13 James McLaren, 12 Andy Henderson, 11 Michael Bartlett; 10 Tommy Hayes, 9 Andy Nicol (captain); 1 David Hilton, 2 Gordon Bulloch, 3 Lee Harrison, 4 Nathan Ross, 5 Jason White, 6 Roland Reid, 7 Gareth Flockhart, 8 Jon Petrie.Replacements - 16 Gavin Scott,17 Cameron Blades, 18 Gordon McIlwham, 19 Andy Hall, 20 Graeme Beveridge, 21 Jon Stuart, 22 Barry Irving.