Connacht beat Dragons 29-23 last Friday but have not won back to back encounters in the tournament since March. Connacht’s only wins in Scotland since September 2010 have both been against Edinburgh at BT Murrayfield.
Glasgow have won their last seven matches against Connacht with the most recent Irish success being 37-8 in Galway in February 2011. The Warriors have not lost at home to Connacht since September 2010 at Firhill Arena.
|HEAD TO HEAD - RECENT GUINNESS PRO12 MEETINGS|
|Date||Venue||G||C||Glasgow Warriors scorers||Connacht scorers|
|Fri 21 Sep 12||Scotstoun Stadium||27||17||DTH van der Merwe(2T) Sean Lamont(T) Peter Murchie(T) Scott Wight(2C/P)||Matt Jarvis(2C/P) Mark McCrea(T) Nathan White(T)|
|Fri 3 May 13||Sportsground||20||3||Stuart Hogg(C/P) DTH van der Merwe(T) Ruaridh Jackson(C/D) Sean Maitland(T)||Dan Parks(P)|
|Sat 2 Nov 13||Sportsground||19||12||Duncan Weir(C/4P) DTH van der Merwe(T)||Dan Parks(2P) Craig Ronaldson(2P)|
|Sun 9 Feb 14||Scotstoun Stadium||8||6||Mark Bennett(T) Ruaridh Jackson(P)||Craig Ronaldson(2P)|
|Fri 26 Sep 14||Scotstoun Stadium||39||21||Henry Pyrgos(T) Duncan Weir(4C/2P) Stuart Hogg(2T) Mark Bennett(T) DTH van der Merwe(T)||Ian Porter(3C) Dave McSharry(T) Darragh Leader(T) Penalty Try(T)|
|Sat 25 Apr 15||Sportsground||31||13||Stuart Hogg(T) Finn Russell(3C) Adam Ashe(T) Nikola Matawalu(2T) Tommy Seymour(T)||Jack Carty(C/2P) Aly Muldowney(T)|
Glasgow Warriors v Connacht
At Scotstoun Stadium, 7:35pm.
Live on BBC Two Scotland / TG4
Referee: Ian Davies (WRU, 33rd competition game)
Assistant Referees: Sam Grove-White, Mike Adamson (both SRU)
Citing Commissioner: Iain Goodall (SRU)
TMO: Iain Ramage (SRU)