There is plenty of rugby coming your way this 2014-15 season and the Gloucester United fixtures for the Aviva Premiership A League campaign have been announced by Premiership Rugby.
With the first team meeting Northampton Saints in the opening round of this year's Aviva Premiership on September 5th, Gloucester United will host Northampton Wanderers three days later at Kingsholm as the A League Northern Conference kicks off.
A League rugby is played on Monday nights and during September; Gloucester United will travel the short distances to IPA Greene King Championship duo Worcester Cavaliers and Bristol United on Monday 15th September and Monday 22nd September respectively.
The Cherry and Whites will then host Leicester Tigers on Monday 6th October, followed by a long trip to Newcastle Falcons on Monday 13th.
The Northern Conference stage will be completed in the run-up to Christmas as United host Sale Jets on Monday 22nd December.
To view a full list of the fixtures visit the A League fixture page. Click Here
Speaking with the local media before the Gloucester team set off on the long trip north to Newcastle, Director of Rugby David Humphreys discussed his team selection and stated that Friday night's meeting will be a challenging one.
Speaking to the local media on Thursday, Matt Kvesic was looking forward to the trip to Newcastle Falcons, and the captain is looking to lead from the front with plenty for the Cherry and Whites to work on.
Gloucester saw a 12-0 lead overturned by Harlequins on Friday night as the visitors ran out 22-15 winners. After the game, Director of Rugby David Humphreys spoke about missed opportunities on the night.
Speaking to the local media on Thursday, James Hudson explained his excitement for tonight's game with Harlequins and that he is backing the Cherry and White squad to impress during the next set of Aviva Premiership games.
Despite a dream start at Kingston Park, scoring a try after just 26 seconds, Gloucester couldn't capitalise against a dogged Newcastle Falcons side. Too many penalties were conceded and too many errors made as the Falcons prevailed 20-10.
There are three changes to Gloucester Rugby's starting line-up for Friday evening's Aviva Premiership fixture away at Newcastle Falcons. Steve McColl will make his first Premiership start for the club.