Glasgow send out a far more experienced side to start their European campaign than the one which opened the Pro 12 season, in a competition they are desperate to make a mark on.
Being penalised by the officials has always been an issue for Gregor Townsend’s men but this season has seen them racking up the yellow cards.
Mike Blair was a surprising signing but has won over the Glasgow faithful to be voted the McCrea Financial Services Warrior of the Month for October
Against Japan, Josh Strauss became the 50th player to make his debut for Scotland since 2011 – by far the highest number of new players for the national side in any RWC cycle.
More returning World Cup Warriors will take the number of players used by Glasgow to 50 in just 7 games.
The moment of truth – who makes the possible squad for RWC 2019 in Japan?