Senior Players Return To Pack For Tonight'S Parma Match

Jon Petrie and Scott Lawson have been named in the starting line-up for Glasgow Warriors as the team prepare to face Italian outfit GRAN Parma in their first home match of this seasona?'s European Challenge Cup.The game marks the first start in a senior match for Lawson this season as he spent the first three matches recovering from shoulder surgery and made his comeback in the back-up team win against Edinburgh at Whitecraigs last month._Thereafter, he has come onto the park as a substitute in four of the last five senior matches._He said: a??Ia?"m just really keen to get back into things properly._Ia?"ve been working hard both on and off the pitch to make sure that when I get the chance to come on then I can hopefully make a difference._Of course all the guys are keen to stake a claim for a starting place in the team and wea?"re all giving 100% for Glasgow so I just need to do my best and keep performing as well as I can for the club.a??Petrie was unfortunate enough to suffer the same fate as he did the previous year a?" injured in the first match of the season._The hand injury restricted his club appearances and when he was due to make his comeback in the back-up match against the Border Reivers earlier this month, he was called into the Scotland training squad and so had to withdraw from the Warriors team._He added: a??Ita?'s been a frustrating season so far but I now have a chance to get out there and make every effort to secure a good performance for the team._Therea?'s no easy match in European competition so wea?"re certainly not taking our task_lightly.a??Glasgow forwards coach Shade Munro said: a??These guys need game time as they havena?'t played in a while._With the Autumn Tests fast approaching, we need to make sure that as many of our forwards have game time under their belt as possible as, hopefully, a number of our pack will be selected for international duty and those remaining here with the Warriors need to be on their game and match fit.a??Lock Dan Turner has also been named ahead of Andy Newman in the second row and Kevin Tkachuk starts in the front row ahead of Justin Vaa?"a while one of last weeka?'s Glasgow try scorers Hefin Oa?"Hare starts on the left wing following the injury to Thom Evans in the match against Saracens.The Glasgow Warriors team to play GRAN Parma on Friday 27 October at Hughenden (kick off 7.30pm) is as follows:15 Francisco Leonelli14 Rory Lamont13 Graeme Morrison12 Andy Henderson11 Hefin Oa?"Hare10 Dan Parks9 Graeme Beveridge1 Kevin Tkachuk2 Scott Lawson*3 Euan Murray*4 Dan Turner5 Alastair Kellock* CAPTAIN6 Andrew Wilson*8 Jon Petrie7 John Barclay*Substitutes:16 Fergus Thomson*17 Justin Vaa?"a18 Andy Newman19 Steve Swindall20 Sam Pinder21 Ruaridh Jackson**22 Scott BarrowUnavailable for selection due to injury: James Eddie (ankle), Thom Evans (cheekbone), Colin Gregor (thigh), Donnie Macfadyen (thigh), Sean Marsden (hamstring), Mike Roberts (knee and jaw), Colin Shaw (ankle). The following National Academy players are being made available to play for their clubs this weekend: Willie Brown**, Jamie Hunter** (both Hillhead/Jordanhill), Moray Low** (Aberdeen GSFP), Colin White** (Ayr), Allan Kelly** (Glasgow Hawks), Calum Forrester** (GHA) and Ben Addison** (Stirling County) in the following fixtures: Hillhead/Jordanhill v Gala, Currie v Aberdeen GSFP, Ayr v Watsonians, Glasgow Hawks v Heriota?'s, Kelso v GHA, Stirling County v Stewarta?'s Melville FP.*Member of the Scottish Institute of Sport._**Member of the West of Scotland Institute of SportJon Petrie and Scott Lawson have been named in the starting line-up for Glasgow Warriors as the team prepare to face Italian outfit GRAN Parma in their first home match of this seasona?'s European Challenge Cup.The game marks the first start in a senior match for Lawson this season as he spent the first three matches recovering from shoulder surgery and made his comeback in the back-up team win against Edinburgh at Whitecraigs last month._Thereafter, he has come onto the park as a substitute in four of the last five senior matches._He said: a??Ia?"m just really keen to get back into things properly._Ia?"ve been working hard both on and off the pitch to make sure that when I get the chance to come on then I can hopefully make a difference._Of course all the guys are keen to stake a claim for a starting place in the team and wea?"re all giving 100% for Glasgow so I just need to do my best and keep performing as well as I can for the club.a??Petrie was unfortunate enough to suffer the same fate as he did the previous year a?" injured in the first match of the season._The hand injury restricted his club appearances and when he was due to make his comeback in the back-up match against the Border Reivers earlier this month, he was called into the Scotland training squad and so had to withdraw from the Warriors team._He added: a??Ita?'s been a frustrating season so far but I now have a chance to get out there and make every effort to secure a good performance for the team._Therea?'s no easy match in European competition so wea?"re certainly not taking our task_lightly.a??Glasgow forwards coach Shade Munro said: a??These guys need game time as they havena?'t played in a while._With the Autumn Tests fast approaching, we need to make sure that as many of our forwards have game time under their belt as possible as, hopefully, a number of our pack will be selected for international duty and those remaining here with the Warriors need to be on their game and match fit.a??Lock Dan Turner has also been named ahead of Andy Newman in the second row and Kevin Tkachuk starts in the front row ahead of Justin Vaa?"a while one of last weeka?'s Glasgow try scorers Hefin Oa?"Hare starts on the left wing following the injury to Thom Evans in the match against Saracens.The Glasgow Warriors team to play GRAN Parma on Friday 27 October at Hughenden (kick off 7.30pm) is as follows:15 Francisco Leonelli14 Rory Lamont13 Graeme Morrison12 Andy Henderson11 Hefin Oa?"Hare10 Dan Parks9 Graeme Beveridge1 Kevin Tkachuk2 Scott Lawson*3 Euan Murray*4 Dan Turner5 Alastair Kellock* CAPTAIN6 Andrew Wilson*8 Jon Petrie7 John Barclay*Substitutes:16 Fergus Thomson*17 Justin Vaa?"a18 Andy Newman19 Steve Swindall20 Sam Pinder21 Ruaridh Jackson**22 Scott BarrowUnavailable for selection due to injury: James Eddie (ankle), Thom Evans (cheekbone), Colin Gregor (thigh), Donnie Macfadyen (thigh), Sean Marsden (hamstring), Mike Roberts (knee and jaw), Colin Shaw (ankle). The following National Academy players are being made available to play for their clubs this weekend: Willie Brown**, Jamie Hunter** (both Hillhead/Jordanhill), Moray Low** (Aberdeen GSFP), Colin White** (Ayr), Allan Kelly** (Glasgow Hawks), Calum Forrester** (GHA) and Ben Addison** (Stirling County) in the following fixtures: Hillhead/Jordanhill v Gala, Currie v Aberdeen GSFP, Ayr v Watsonians, Glasgow Hawks v Heriota?'s, Kelso v GHA, Stirling County v Stewarta?'s Melville FP.*Member of the Scottish Institute of Sport._**Member of the West of Scotland Institute of Sport