Harrison Returns After Two Months" Absence

Lee Harrison returns to the Glasgow squad after two months" illness and injury absence. Glasgow have listed him at tight head in place of the suspended Euan Murray for the Celtic League match against Edinburgh at Murrayfield on Monday.Glasgow's only other change in the XV, following the 35-0 win against Connacht at Hughenden last weekend, also is in the front row. Gordon Bulloch, Scotland's captain in the recent autumn Tests, resumes as starting hooker instead of Scott Lawson.Harrison has not played for Glasgow since the Heineken Cup match against Toulouse in France two months ago. "He's got big shoes to fill," Hugh Campbell, Glasgow's head coach, commented about the prop change. "Euan has been playing well."Murray is suspended until 2 February after having been sent off in the league match against Llanelli in mid-November, though he has played three games for Glasgow since then while an appeal was pending. "Everyone feels for Euan. There"ll be a determination to put in extra effort on Monday," the coach added.Monday's match will be the 142nd in the Inter-City series, which began in 1872. Edinburgh have won 70 of the previous games and Glasgow 50, with 21 drawn. Glasgow's fiftieth win was when they beat Edinburgh 10-7 in their September encounter at Old Anniesland.Since then, Glasgow have climbed to fourth place in the league table whereas Edinburgh are second from the foot of the ladder. However, the coach discounted those standings as a guide. "You have to throw the formbook out for these games. Everyone knows each other so well," he remarked.Monday's match will kick off at 3.00pm. Glasgow's team:15 Colin Shaw14 Sean Lamont13 Graeme Morrison12 Andy Henderson11 Rory Lamont10 Calvin Howarth9 Graeme Beveridge1 Kevin Tkachuk2 Gordon Bulloch3 Lee Harrison4 Andy Hall5 Dan Turner6 Andrew Wilson7 Donnie Macfadyen8 Jon Petrie (captain)Replacements:16 Scott Lawson17 Andrew Kelly18 Joe Beardshaw19 John Beattie20 Sam Pinder21 Dan Parks22 Gareth MaclureLee Harrison returns to the Glasgow squad after two months" illness and injury absence. Glasgow have listed him at tight head in place of the suspended Euan Murray for the Celtic League match against Edinburgh at Murrayfield on Monday.Glasgow's only other change in the XV, following the 35-0 win against Connacht at Hughenden last weekend, also is in the front row. Gordon Bulloch, Scotland's captain in the recent autumn Tests, resumes as starting hooker instead of Scott Lawson.Harrison has not played for Glasgow since the Heineken Cup match against Toulouse in France two months ago. "He's got big shoes to fill," Hugh Campbell, Glasgow's head coach, commented about the prop change. "Euan has been playing well."Murray is suspended until 2 February after having been sent off in the league match against Llanelli in mid-November, though he has played three games for Glasgow since then while an appeal was pending. "Everyone feels for Euan. There"ll be a determination to put in extra effort on Monday," the coach added.Monday's match will be the 142nd in the Inter-City series, which began in 1872. Edinburgh have won 70 of the previous games and Glasgow 50, with 21 drawn. Glasgow's fiftieth win was when they beat Edinburgh 10-7 in their September encounter at Old Anniesland.Since then, Glasgow have climbed to fourth place in the league table whereas Edinburgh are second from the foot of the ladder. However, the coach discounted those standings as a guide. "You have to throw the formbook out for these games. Everyone knows each other so well," he remarked.Monday's match will kick off at 3.00pm. Glasgow's team:15 Colin Shaw14 Sean Lamont13 Graeme Morrison12 Andy Henderson11 Rory Lamont10 Calvin Howarth9 Graeme Beveridge1 Kevin Tkachuk2 Gordon Bulloch3 Lee Harrison4 Andy Hall5 Dan Turner6 Andrew Wilson7 Donnie Macfadyen8 Jon Petrie (captain)Replacements:16 Scott Lawson17 Andrew Kelly18 Joe Beardshaw19 John Beattie20 Sam Pinder21 Dan Parks22 Gareth Maclure