Warriors Side Unchanged

ImageThe Glasgow Warriors will become the 13th European team to be entered into the European Rugby Cup's (ERC) band of "Elite 50" clubs when they play their 50th Heineken Cup match on Sunday (11 November, kick-off 3pm) against Saracens.

Head coach Sean Lineen has named an unchanged side to the one that beat former Heineken Cup and Magners League champions Ulster last weekend for the landmark occasion.

Lineen said: 'this weekend is the start of our European journey and I"m looking for guys like Lome Fa"atau and Daryl Gibson to really show their experience.

The Glasgow Warriors will become the 13th European team to be entered into the European Rugby Cup's (ERC) band of "Elite 50" clubs when they play their 50th Heineken Cup match on Sunday (11 November, kick-off 3pm) against Saracens.

Head coach Sean Lineen has named an unchanged side to the one that beat former Heineken Cup and Magners League champions Ulster last weekend for the landmark occasion.

Lineen said: 'this weekend is the start of our European journey and I"m looking for guys like Lome Fa"atau and Daryl Gibson to really show their experience.

"I"m delighted to be able to name an unchanged side this week. A lot of guys put their hands up for selection when we played a back-up game against Leeds on Monday night so there is terrific competition for places amongst the squad."

Glasgow Warriors team to play Saracens in round one of the Heineken Cup at Vicarage Road on Sunday 11 November (kick-off 3pm)

15 Bernardo Stortoni

14 Lome Fa"atau
13 Andrew Henderson
12 Daryl Gibson
11 Thom Evans

10 Dan Parks
9 Chris O"Young

1 Justin Va"a
2 Fergus Thomson *
3 Moray Low
4 Andy Newman
5 Alastair Kellock CAPTAIN *
6 Kelly Brown *
7 John Barclay *
8 Johnnie Beattie *

Substitutes
16 Eric Milligan
17 Ed Kalman
18 Dan Turner
19 James Eddie
20 Sam Pinder
21 Scott Barrow
22 Hefin O"Hare

* = Member of Scottish Institute of Sport

ERC Elite 50 members: Toulouse (85), Munster (84), Leicester Tigers (76), Llanelli Scarlets (75), Leinster (74), Ulster (69), Cardiff Blues (68), London Wasps (60), Stade Francais (60), Edinburgh Rugby Club (59), Benetton Treviso (54), Biarritz Olympique (52)