18 May, 11:09
IRFU Chief Executive Philip Browne has issued a statement following confirmation of Ronan O'Gara's decision to retire from playing professional rugby.
Leinster coach Michael Cheika has named an initial 25-man squad for his side's must-win Pool 5 clash with Glasgow in Hughenden on Sunday.
HEINEKEN CUP: POOL 5: Sunday, October 30
Glasgow Warriors v Leinster, Hughenden, 1.00pm
Previous Meetings: 99/00: Glasgow 29 Leinster 17, Hughenden; Leinster 44 Glasgow 17, Donnybrook
GLASGOW: Graydon Staniforth; Hefin O'Hare, Graeme Morrison, Andrew Henderson, Rory Lamont; Dan Parks (capt), Graeme Beveridge; Kevin Tkachuk, Scott Lawson, Lee Harrison, Tim Barker, Craig Hamilton, Paul Dearlove, John Barclay, John Beattie.
Replacements: Fergus Thomson, Stuart Corsar, Gregor Hayter, Dan Turner, Sam Pinder, Colin Gregor, Colin Shaw.
Backs (10); Brian O'Meara, Brian O'Riordan, Eoghan Hickey, Felipe Contepomi (capt), Jonny Hepworth, Kieran Lewis, Shane Horgan, Robert Kearney, Gordon D'Arcy, Girvan Dempsey.
Forwards (15): Reggie Corrigan, Ronan McCormack, Will Green, Emmett Byrne, Bernard Jackman, David Blaney, Malcolm O'Kelly, Bryce Williams, Ben Gissing, Des Dillon, Cameron Jowitt, Ciaran Potts, Keith Gleeson, Niall Ronan, Jamie Heaslip.
Referee: Chris White (England)