79 – kilograms increase in the pack weight for Racing as they look to outmuscle Glasgow.
814 – number of Tests played by the 28 capped players in the sides’ starting lineups.
It’s The Return of the Jedi as Glasgow favourite James Eddie makes his first appearance since the start of October
It’s a very different Glasgow line-up that takes on Racing compared to the side named back in November. Only 6 players take up the same positions with a 7th (Finn Russell) shuffled out from stand-off to inside centre.
With Saturday’s game against Leinster becoming the second of their games in recent weeks to have been called off, the Glasgow Warriors find themselves in a tricky position.
A delayed campaign gets under way after the terrible events in France last weekend. Hopefully there will be an opportunity for those in attendance at Scotstoun to pay their respects to the victims and all those affected by the violence in Paris.