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
More returning World Cup Warriors will take the number of players used by Glasgow to 50 in just 7 games.
Glasgow welcome back another 5 of their internationals for the game against Ospreys leaving 7 who’ve still to pull on the black and blue for a game this season. 8 players are in line for their first appearance of the season and Glasgow will have used 46 players in just 6 matches if the bench is cleared.
With the remainder of the World Cup Warriors due to return and bring the squad back to full strength, the first phase of the season is coming to an end. But what has the early part of the campaign taught us?