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#gregor townsend

# gregor-townsend - Monday 5 November, 2018

Boost for Scotland as Hogg returns from ankle injury with 6 players added to squad for November Tests

Scotland take on Fiji, South Africa and Argentina over the rest of the month.

# gregor-townsend - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Ex-England and New Zealand youth internationals included in Scotland squad

Gregor Townsend has named three uncapped players in a 40-strong list ahead of Tests with Fiji, South Africa and Argentina.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Townsend and backroom team extend deals to coach Scotland until 2021

Ireland’s World Cup pool rivals will have their house in order.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'He's still working with us for the next nine months': Scotland ready to make Ulster wait for McFarland

A solution is needed to stop a sense of transition seeping in to the first half of Ulster’s season.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Townsend rues missed passes, admits Scotland are 'three or four years' behind Ireland

The Scotland head coach says his side need to make sure they’re better the next two times they face Ireland.

Schmidt's Ireland show typically clinical edge from close-range against Scots

The close-range set-pieces were crucial for Ireland as they set up a Grand Slam shot.

# gregor-townsend - Friday 9 March, 2018

'There's a method to any madness that happens': Schmidt sizes up Scots while poking holes in perception

The Kiwi set about dismantling the relevance of ball-in-play time statistics after Warren Gatland’s assertion that Wales would have beaten Ireland if the ball were alive for longer.

# gregor-townsend - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

First start for winger as Scotland make one change for Six Nations clash with Ireland

Blair Kinghorn replaces the injured Tommy Seymour.

Schmidt versus Townsend is a riveting Six Nations coaching battle

The Ireland and Scotland coaches both have an exceptional ability to tailor their game plans to the opposition.

# gregor-townsend - Monday 26 February, 2018

Townsend aiming to resolve 'an issue for Scotland since the Six Nations began'

Poor form on the road is an issue for the Scots as they turn their attentions to Dublin on 10 March.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Townsend makes 6 changes to Scotland team to face France after opening setback against Wales

Scotland crashed to a 34-7 loss in Cardiff last Saturday.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Scotland's Townsend inspired by recent visit to Man City boss Pep Guardiola

Scotland are a major danger to everyone in the Six Nations.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Gatland names two uncapped players while Scotland recall experience

The first two squads of the 2018 Six Nations have been announced.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

No place in Scotland squad for flanker Hardie amid reports of alleged cocaine use

Head coach Gregor Townsend has named 10 uncapped players for next month’s autumn Tests.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Hogg wants Scotland to be inspired by Warriors for Ireland clash

The fullback was a member of the Glasgow side that thrashed two-time European champions Leicester 43-0.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'The better team won' - Glasgow's Townsend gracious after defeat to Munster

The Warriors head coach believes his side can make the Champions Cup quarter-finals.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Townsend turns down Lions role to stick with Scotland

The former out-half won’t be part of Warren Gatland’s coaching team next summer.

# gregor-townsend - Friday 19 August, 2016

Glasgow call in Chiefs coach Rennie to replace Gregor Townsend

Townsend will be a tough act to follow, but Rennie has the pedigree to improve Glasgow during his two-year contract.

# gregor-townsend - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

'The time is now right': Townsend to replace Cotter in Scotland job next summer

The former out-half will be a big loss to Glasgow Warriors and the Pro12.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Connacht's sensational fairytale continues as they secure Pro12 final spot

Pat Lam’s men were utterly deserved winners over Glasgow in Galway.

# gregor-townsend - Friday 2 October, 2015

Munster make it three wins from three, but struggle against a weakened Glasgow

Munster needed a late Keatley penalty to get past a depleted Glasgow.

# gregor-townsend - Monday 1 June, 2015

‘We had to win our way,’ but Glasgow took lessons from Irish sides along the way

‘I remember coming to places like this and we weren’t just second best, we were second best by a long way.’

Analysis: Munster torn apart by Townsend’s free-running Warriors

The Scottish side’s attacking quality prospered on the back of their tireless enthusiasm.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Leinster and All Blacks the role models for Townsend's Warriors

The Scottish side host Ulster in the first Pro12 semi-final tomorrow night.

Ulster ring the changes as front-liners return for Glasgow semi-final

Influential second row Franco van der Merwe misses out due to a knee injury.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 26 March, 2015

'We're running out of games': Leo Cullen fronting up for business end of the season

Friday marks Leinster’s penultimate fixture at the RDS this season, unless they can make a late push for the top two.

# gregor-townsend - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Glasgow coach Gregor Townsend had a great reaction to Finn Russell's controversial ban

Russell was banned for two weeks for taking out Dan Biggar in the air.

# gregor-townsend - Sunday 25 January, 2015

They're out of the Champions Cup but Glasgow scored one of the tries of the season today

Glasow looked like a Super Rugby side during this free-flowing move.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Glasgow and Ospreys wins knock Munster off Pro12 perch

The victory for Gregor Townsend’s Warriors is, however, good news for Connacht.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Townsend's ambitious Glasgow to test Ulster's resilience in Belfast

The Warriors have started the season with five consecutive wins and the former Scotland out-half deserves much of the credit.

# gregor-townsend - Friday 30 May, 2014

'I don’t think we’re that sentimental a bunch' - Leo Cullen ahead of Pro 12 final

Matt O’Connor is happy to have the ‘continuity’ of Jimmy Gopperth at 10, with ‘class’ to spring from the bench.

Analysis: Glasgow's defence poses a direct challenge to Leinster's crown

Matt O’Connor’s side will need to be at their attacking best to break down the most effective defence in the Pro12.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

This video should get you pumped up for Leinster’s Pro12 final against Glasgow

Slow-mo shots of Brian O’Driscoll delivering team talks to his Leinster teammates? We’re sold…

# gregor-townsend - Friday 16 May, 2014

Warriors promise rough night in Glasgow for Munster

Rob Penney will be hoping his tenure as Munster coach does not end in Scotstoun.

# gregor-townsend - Thursday 15 May, 2014

No room for Hogg in Glasgow line-up as Munster recall big names

Stander, Murray, Earls and Botha are all back in harness for Rob Penney’s last chance at silverware in Ireland.

'I'd always looked at Leinster as being the role model' - Gregor Townsend

The Glasgow Warriors coach tells about his coaching journey ahead of his side’s clash with Munster.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Seymour rounds off hat-trick in style as Glasgow strengthen second spot

The former Ireland U19 wing ran in three tries to help Gregor Townsend’s men to a bonus point win.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 19 April, 2014

'Yellow card the catalyst' for Glasgow win while Ulster injury toll rises again

The northern province will be nursing six front row injuries during the upcoming bye-week.

# gregor-townsend - Saturday 14 September, 2013

'Step forward' in performance but errors see Ulster fall back

Luke Marshall and Michael Allen were both guilty of botching great try-scoring chances.

# gregor-townsend - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Glasgow Warriors make Pro 12 title statement after Springbok Josh Strauss signs up Ambitions This post contains videos

Glasgow Warriors make Pro 12 title statement after Springbok Josh Strauss signs up

Thankfully for Connacht, the talented flanker will not arrive in Scotland in time for Friday’s Pro12 match.