Scotland self-discipline SIX gamers together with Finn Russell and captain Stuart Hogg for breaching workforce protocols… after gamers went to Edinburgh bar following victory over Italy
- Scottish Rugby Union have disciplined six gamers for breaching workforce protocols
- Stuart Hogg, Finn Russell and others went to a bar after Six Nations win vs Italy
- Group reportedly left workforce resort after the squad had arrived again from Rome
Six Scotland gamers have been disciplined following a breach of workforce protocols within the aftermath of final Saturday’s Guinness Six Nations victory in Italy.
It is understood that British & Irish Lions trio Finn Russell, Stuart Hogg and Ali Worth, in addition to Sione Tuipulotu, Darcy Graham and Sam Johnson, incurred the wrath of workforce administration after leaving the workforce resort to go to a bar in Edinburgh following their return from Rome.
The Scottish Rugby Union acknowledged a disciplinary situation had arisen however declined to substantiate the id of the gamers.
Scotland captain Stuart Hogg was amongst the gamers disciplined by the Rugby Union
Finn Russell was one other of the six Scotland gamers that snuck out to an Edinburgh bar
An announcement learn: ‘The Scotland administration workforce have this week handled a post-match matter involving six gamers following the sport towards Italy final weekend.
‘The gamers concerned have been spoken to individually and people conversations and outcomes will stay personal.
‘Preparations for the match towards Eire this week have been good and the entire squad is totally targeted on reaching a constructive outcome on Saturday.’
The information comes only a day earlier than their closing Six Nations recreation towards Eire on Saturday
Of the six gamers allegedly in query, captain Hogg, Graham, Johnson and Worth, who received his fiftieth cap it Italy, are all within the beginning XV for Saturday’s match towards Eire in Dublin, whereas Russell was a shock omission from Gregor Townsend’s workforce, with the talismanic stand-off beginning on the bench.
Tuipulotu has been launched to play for Glasgow towards Edinburgh within the United Rugby Championship on Friday night.
The information comes on the eve of their closing recreation in what’s been a disappointing Six Nations event for Scotland – after successful simply two out of their 4 video games up to now.