Glasgow'S European Opponents Beaten

Montpellier, Glasgow's Parker Pen Challenge Cup first-round opponents, lost to Perpignan by 9-18 at home at stade Sabathe on Sunday. Glasgow visit Montpellier for the European tie on Saturday evening.It was Montpelliere's second successive defeat in the French club championship's Top 16. In their previous match, against neighbouring Beziers, they had gone down by 9-13 away from home.However, Montpellier, last season's second-division champions, had started their Top 16 campaign with two home wins. They had a startling debut in the Top 16 with a 50-31 victory against none other than Toulouse, and then followed a 31-18 win against Grenoble.Montpellier now lie fourth in pool 2 of the Top 16 championship, behind Beziers, Perpignan, and Toulouse.Saturday's European match at Sabathe will kick off at 7.30 French time (6.30 GMT).Montpellier, Glasgow's Parker Pen Challenge Cup first-round opponents, lost to Perpignan by 9-18 at home at stade Sabathe on Sunday. Glasgow visit Montpellier for the European tie on Saturday evening.It was Montpelliere's second successive defeat in the French club championship's Top 16. In their previous match, against neighbouring Beziers, they had gone down by 9-13 away from home.However, Montpellier, last season's second-division champions, had started their Top 16 campaign with two home wins. They had a startling debut in the Top 16 with a 50-31 victory against none other than Toulouse, and then followed a 31-18 win against Grenoble.Montpellier now lie fourth in pool 2 of the Top 16 championship, behind Beziers, Perpignan, and Toulouse.Saturday's European match at Sabathe will kick off at 7.30 French time (6.30 GMT).