Glasgow make four changes for Cardiff clash

Glasgow Warriors head coach Franco Smith has named his side to host Cardiff in the URC on Friday, making four changes from the side that beat Benetton last time out.

Matt Fagerson and Jack Dempsey both return from Scotland duty to start in the back row, coming in for Thomas Gordon and Henco Venter.

In the backs, Duncan Weir is preferred to Ross Thompson at fly-half, while Kyle Steyn returns to captain the side from the wing in place of Facundo Cordero.

Duncan Munn could make his professional debut from the bench.

Glasgow: McKay, Cancelliere, McDowall, Jordan, Steyn (C), Weir, Dobie; McBeth, Matthews, Sordoni, Williamson, Samuel, Ferrie, Fagerson, Dempsey.

Replacements: Hiddleston, Dell, Kebble, Manjezi, Miller, Venter, Horne, Munn.