After Scotland toughed it out for the win over France on Sunday – in their second fixture of these Six Nations – we take a look at the impact of the players returning to Scotland colours after prolonged absences of injury or disfavour. By Erin McRitchie
It’s February, we’ve got a packed studio, and with the Six Nations just around the corner, optimism is high ahead of Scotland’s opener in Cardiff. In the latest ENRG Sport Podcast, the panel discuss Scotland’s chances of Six Nations glory, as well as how their rivals are shaping up. After a promising series of performances in the Autumn and with the Glasgow contingent of Stuart Hogg, Finn Russell and Ali Price in fine form, optimism in the studio is high. Can we dare to dream?
As with any international squad, there are always going to be omissions. And yes, Scotland has some promising young stars that could possibly have earned an opportunity during this campaign. But there is a chance they could benefit from not being included. By Erin McRitchie