Glasgow Warriors sign Scotland U20 back Rufus McLean

Rufus McLean plays rugby for Glasgow Warriors

Glasgow Warriors have today (Monday) completed the signing of Scotland U20 internationalist Rufus McLean. The versatile back can play right across the back three, and signs his first professional deal, graduating from the the FOSROC Scottish Rugby Academy. McLean played in four of Scotland’s U20 Six Nations games, scoring three tries. The 20-year-old, current Strathclyde […]

Leone Nakarawa to remain at Glasgow Warriors

Leone Nakarawa is a prominent player for Glasgow Warriors.

Glasgow Warriors have announced that Fijian second row Leone Nakarawa will remain at Scotstoun until summer 2021, subject to visa, in a deal penned prior to the coronavirus lockdown. Nakarawa, who is currently in his native Fiji and expected to remain there until August, needs no introduction to the Warrior Nation.  He made his Glasgow […]

Matt Smith calls time on his rugby career

Matt Smith played for Glasgow Warriors rugby.

Former Scotland under-20 cap Matt Smith is to call time on his professional rugby career, he announced today (Wednesday).  Smith’s contract at Glasgow Warriors has not been renewed and, after a brief spell on loan at Edinburgh, the openside confirmed he plans to step away from the game.  “This has to be one of the […]

The Pen: ‘Rugby is more than 80 minutes of escapism’

A view of the stand at Scotstoun Stadium where Glasgow Warriors play their rugby

With rugby on hold for the time being, The Pen recounts his own unique tales of trips to Scotstoun, a journey hopefully to be made again as soon as it’s safe to do so. Lockdown has been hard. Not seeing loved ones, life as we know it turned upside down and inside out, and don’t even start […]

George Turner commits his future to Glasgow Warriors

George turner playing previously for the Ospreys

Scotland hooker George Turner has put pen to paper and signed a two-year contract extension with Glasgow Warriors ahead of the 2020/21 season. Twenty-seven-year-old, Turner joined the club, from Edinburgh Rugby, in January 2018 having been on loan from the capital side from September 2017. He is four appearances shy of a half-century for the […]

Guinness PRO14 preparing for August return with derby matches

glasgow warriors take on Edinburgh Rugby in a professional rugby match

The Guinness PRO14 is set to return on Saturday, August 22, it has been confirmed today (Thursday).  That target date was agreed at the PRO14 Board meeting, based upon the information currently available from each jurisdiction in which the Guinness PRO14 is played.  And the return will see two rounds of derby matches between Edinburgh […]

Horne scoops pair of Glasgow Warriors awards

Scotland internationalist George Horne has been named Glasgow Warriors’ 2019/20 Player of the Season, after coming out on top in a supporters’ poll. He also claimed the Try of the Season award for his effort against Zebre.  The announcement of Horne’s win of the top award brings to a close a week-long celebration of the […]

Scotland duo and teenage star recognised at Glasgow Warriors awards

Ryan Wilson in action for GLASGOW WARRIORS rugby team.

Two Scotland forwards and a teenage star are the first players to be recognised at this year’s Glasgow Warriors awards, being run through the club’s social media channels all week. Rob Harley, who holds the all-time record for appearances for the club, received the 2019/20 The Famous Grouse Coaches Award, with his impact on and […]

Dave Rennie optimistic about future of Scottish rugby

Dave Rennie believes there are a crop of talented young players coming through Scottish Rugby’s academy system that should bode well for the future of the national team. The departing Glasgow Warriors boss name-checked centre Stafford McDowall, back-row Tom Gordon and Bruce Flockhart, and Scotland wing Kyle Steyn among the club’s most promising young players. […]

Danny Wilson to take up Glasgow Warriors role a month early

Danny Wilson on his appointment as GLASGOW WARRIORS rugby coach.

Danny Wilson will take up his new role as Glasgow Warriors Head Coach on Monday, a month earlier than previously planned.  The transition of Wilson, who has been Forwards Coach with the Scotland national team since August 2018, and outgoing Head Coach Dave Rennie has been brought forward at the agreement of all parties to […]