Townsend in for Cotter
Edinburgh: Scottish Rugby have confirmed Glasgow Warriors boss Gregor Townsend will replace Vern Cotter as Scotland head coach at the end of the 2016/17 season.
Cotter’s contract ends in June 2017 and Scottish Rugby have announced its intention to install former Scotland fly-half Townsend into the role when his current contract with Glasgow Warriors also ends at the same time. Townsend has been head coach at the Warriors since 2012, leading them to the play-offs in every season, culminating with his team becoming the first Scottish professional side to win the league title in 2015. Planet Rugby