The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
Barclay had to make way as Robinson wanted to blood Alan McDonald in the Test arena but the 23-year-old isn’t about to let his test chances fade away.
“I thought after the win over Australia he (Andy Robinson] would keep a winning team, so when I was told I wasn't playing it was disappointing,” said Barclay.
"By the same token, Andy is so experienced and such a great coach you respect what he says and he must have had his reasons for making the change.
"Nobody is a certainty in Andy's squads because he is big on picking the guys who are on form, which is absolutely right.
"I know I must play well week in, week out, to have a shout. And not just in the two games between Glasgow and Edinburgh. There are a lot of others before the Six Nations."