Glasgow'S Back-Up Players

Three of last month's Scotland Under-21 World Cup squad, Steve Swindall, Colin Shaw, and Fergus Thomson, are among 15 club players invited to be available as back-up for Glasgow if needed this season. Thomson, the West of Scotland hooker, was in Glasgow's Heineken Cup squad last season, playing as a replacement in the match against Sale Sharks at Heywood Road.Eight of the 15 players are from Glasgow Hawks, including Shaw, Swindall, and Neil McKenzie, who was named Premiership Player of the Year at the Glasgow Rugby Awards Dinner in April.Glasgow's 15 back-up players:Ricky Munday, Colin Shaw, Wes Henry, Eric Milligan, Richard Maxton, Steve Swindall, Greg Francis, Neil McKenzie (all Glasgow Hawks), Gordon Sykes, Damien Kelly, Nick Lavell (all Ayr), Rod Seib (Aberdeen Grammar School FP), Fergus Thomson (West of Scotland), Mark Thomson (Kirkcaldy), David Arneil (Heriot's FP).Three of last month's Scotland Under-21 World Cup squad, Steve Swindall, Colin Shaw, and Fergus Thomson, are among 15 club players invited to be available as back-up for Glasgow if needed this season. Thomson, the West of Scotland hooker, was in Glasgow's Heineken Cup squad last season, playing as a replacement in the match against Sale Sharks at Heywood Road.Eight of the 15 players are from Glasgow Hawks, including Shaw, Swindall, and Neil McKenzie, who was named Premiership Player of the Year at the Glasgow Rugby Awards Dinner in April.Glasgow's 15 back-up players:Ricky Munday, Colin Shaw, Wes Henry, Eric Milligan, Richard Maxton, Steve Swindall, Greg Francis, Neil McKenzie (all Glasgow Hawks), Gordon Sykes, Damien Kelly, Nick Lavell (all Ayr), Rod Seib (Aberdeen Grammar School FP), Fergus Thomson (West of Scotland), Mark Thomson (Kirkcaldy), David Arneil (Heriot's FP).