Lineen Hails Competition For Places

Glasgow Warriors head coach Sean Lineen today hailed competition for places in his side as they embark on their final warm-up game ahead of the start of the Magners League.Glasgow have defeated Moseley and Newcastle Falcons on home territory over the past fortnight and travel to Kingston Park tomorrow for the a??returna?? fixture with the Falcons.Lineen said: a??Ia?"m fairly close to settling on the starting line-up for our first Magners League game against the Dragons at Hughenden next Friday but the competition for places, especially in the forwards, is really intense.a??Warriors make only one change from the team that started their 13-7 win against the Falcons at Burnbrae last week. Jon Petrie (pictured) starts at No 8 instead of John Beattie, who is being rested due to a swollen knee.Glasgow Warriors team to play Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park, Newcastle on Friday 25 August (kick-off 8pm)15 Francisco Leonelli14 Thom Evans13 Graeme Morrison12 Andrew Henderson11 Mike Roberts10 Dan Parks9 Sam Pinder1 Justin Vaa?"a2 Fergus Thomson*3 Euan Murray*4 Andy Newman5 Alastair Kellock captain*6 Steve Swindall8 Jon Petrie7 Donnie MacfadyenSubstitutes: Eric Milligan, Kevin Tkachuk, James Eddie, Dan Turner, John Barclay, Andrew Wilson*, Graeme Beveridge, Ruaridh Jackson, Scott Barrow, Hefin Oa?"Hare and Colin Shaw* = Member of Scottish Institute of SportGlasgow Warriors head coach Sean Lineen today hailed competition for places in his side as they embark on their final warm-up game ahead of the start of the Magners League.Glasgow have defeated Moseley and Newcastle Falcons on home territory over the past fortnight and travel to Kingston Park tomorrow for the a??returna?? fixture with the Falcons.Lineen said: a??Ia?"m fairly close to settling on the starting line-up for our first Magners League game against the Dragons at Hughenden next Friday but the competition for places, especially in the forwards, is really intense.a??Warriors make only one change from the team that started their 13-7 win against the Falcons at Burnbrae last week. Jon Petrie (pictured) starts at No 8 instead of John Beattie, who is being rested due to a swollen knee.Glasgow Warriors team to play Newcastle Falcons at Kingston Park, Newcastle on Friday 25 August (kick-off 8pm)15 Francisco Leonelli14 Thom Evans13 Graeme Morrison12 Andrew Henderson11 Mike Roberts10 Dan Parks9 Sam Pinder1 Justin Vaa?"a2 Fergus Thomson*3 Euan Murray*4 Andy Newman5 Alastair Kellock captain*6 Steve Swindall8 Jon Petrie7 Donnie MacfadyenSubstitutes: Eric Milligan, Kevin Tkachuk, James Eddie, Dan Turner, John Barclay, Andrew Wilson*, Graeme Beveridge, Ruaridh Jackson, Scott Barrow, Hefin Oa?"Hare and Colin Shaw* = Member of Scottish Institute of Sport