AUSTRALIAN hooker Jeremy Paul will be in action for Gloucester in the Guinness A League tonight against Wasps.
He will be one of a number of familiar first-team names in action at Moseley's Billesley Common this evening (7.30pm kick-off).
Alongside Paul in the forwards, Jack Forster will also be in action, while Mike Prendergast, Ali James, James Bailey and Mark Foster add flair to the backline.
Academy prospects Dan Williams (at No8), Mark Davies (fly-half) and Henry Trinder (centre) also make the starting line-up, with partner club Moseley supplementing the starting XV.
The match is free to Gloucester Rugby season ticket holders.
How to find Moseley: Since 2005 all first XV games, and all other teams, are based together at our new Billesley home, in the Kings Heath area, South of Birmingham City Centre and just a mile from our original home in Moseley. The main entrance to the ground is on the Yardley Wood Road, on the east side of Billesley Common.
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.
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.