On loan centre Brendan Macken will make his first start for Gloucester Rugby as the Cherry and Whites resume their Aviva Premiership campaign on Sunday when they take on the Sale Sharks at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Gloucester Rugby are able to call upon the quartet of players who have been on RBS Six Nations duty in recent weeks as they welcome Northampton Saints to Kingsholm for the latest round of Aviva Premiership action.
Gloucester dominated for long periods against Wasps at the Ricoh Stadium on Sunday afternoon but were made to pay the price for defensive lapses and a number of key refereeing decisions not going their way in a 32-21 defeat.
London Welsh are the visitors to Kingsholm on Saturday (kick off 3pm) and scrum-half Callum Braley will make his first start in the Aviva Premiership while Henry Trinder makes his first start since September.
The boot of replacement Tom Putt proved the difference as Exeter Chiefs edged a tight encounter with Gloucester Rugby 11-6, in the fifth place play-off at the Premiership Rugby/RFU U18 Academy Finals Day.
Freddie Burns kicked six penalties to five from James Hook as Gloucester battled like titans only to be denied by a controversial refereeing decision which saw the game swing decisively the way of the home team.
Gloucester's young guns took on an arguably more experienced opponent in Harlequins on Saturday afternoon and delivered a well deserved and impressive 25-7 win to keep their LV= Cup semi-final hopes alive.
Gloucester Rugby make just two changes to the side that started against the Ospreys last weekend, Dan Robson and Aleki Lutui coming into the starting line up to face Harlequins in the LV= Cup at Kingsholm on Saturday (kick off 3pm).