Glasgow Warriors news

Glasgow Rugby have added Chris Birchall, a prop forward, to their squad in preparation for the new season, which begins with warm-up games against Gloucester on Thursday at Kingsholm and Newcastle on
Matthew Proudfoot returned to Scotland today to join Glasgow Rugby and perhaps revive his career in Scotland's national XV.Proudfoot played in all three internationals for Scotland on the 1998 tour to
Andy Nicol is still in the Glasgow Rugby ranks even though he retired from playing at the end of last season.
Glasgow's Celtic Cup tie against Celtic Warriors is to be broadcast live on television, though only in Wales.
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.
Glasgow's Celtic League match against Munster in October will be played at Musgrave Park, Cork.
Glasgow will have a trip to the Mediterranean coast on the first weekend of December as they have drawn a French club, Montpellier, in round one of the European Challenge Cup.
Players with Glasgow Rugby are being allocated to clubs in BT Premiership Divisions 1 and 2 for the forthcoming season, regardless of their experience in the professional game.Last season only first y
Cameron Mather has been appointed Glasgow Rugby's captain for the season though he has yet to make his debut for the team.
Glasgow are to play two Zurich Premiership clubs, Gloucester and Newcastle Falcons, in warm-up games next month before the start of the Celtic League.Newcastle will be Hughenden visitors on Friday 22