Ben Afshar's displays for Scotland U20 and in the FOSROC Super Series earned the scrum-half a partnership contract with Glasgow Warriors ahead of the 2023/24 season.
The former Edinburgh Accie made his professional debut for Glasgow Warriors off the bench in front of a sold-out Scotstoun, coming on for the final five minutes in a 33-20 win over Ulster.
He had previously been a part of the FOSROC Scottish Rugby Academy at Scotstoun, whilst the scrum-half had also been coached by future Glasgow team-mate Jamie Dobie whilst at Merchiston Castle.
Afshar co-captained Scotland U20 at the 2023 World Rugby U20 Trophy in Kenya, having previously impressed in the number nine shirt in the 2023 U20 Six Nations.
Date of birth: 02/04/2003
Place of birth: Edinburgh, Scotland
Club of origin: Edinburgh Accies
Player number: 356