6 Dec, 15:21
Mike Sherry is expected to miss the next six months after rupturing the cruciate ligament in his left knee.
Glasgow had their run of six straight PRO12 victories ended last Friday with a 6-0 home defeat by Leinster and last time they visited Thomond Park Stadium although scoring 29 points and three second half Stuart Hogg tries they went down 35-29.
As things stand they lie third in the table four points clear of Munster and the Ali Kellock led side boast the second best defensive record in the League.
Glasgow Warriors: Peter Murchie, Sean Lamont, Stuart Hogg, Peter Horne, DTH Van Der Merwe, Duncan Weir, Henry Pyrgos, Ryan Grant, Dougie Hall, Mike Cusack, Tim Swinson, Al Kellock (capt), Rob Harley, John Barclay, Ryan Wilson. Replacements: Pat MacArthur, Moray Low, Gordon Reid, Josh Strauss, James Eddie, Niko Matawalu, Scott Wight, Byron McGuigan.