Gloucester Rugby number eight Gareth Delve and George Stowers of London Irish have both been cited for an incident in the London Irish vs Gloucester Rugby match at the Madesjki Stadium last Sunday.
Stowers has been cited for a dangerous tackle on Dave Lewis during the Guinness Premiership match at the Madejski Stadium on September 13, 2009.
The back rower has been summoned to appear before a Rugby Football Union Disciplinary Panel on Monday, September 21 (7pm) at the Bristol Filton Holiday Inn following a report from the independent citing officer Budge Pountney.
Stowers and Gloucester Rugby captain Gareth Delve have also been cited for striking each other.
The panel will comprise the Christopher Quinlan (chair), Mike Curling and John Doubleday.
Neither Gloucester Rugby nor the player will be making any further comment before the hearing.
Gloucester will field a reshuffled side against the Ospreys in the LV= Cup this weekend, but Backs & Attack Coach Nick Walshe stressed that it's a great opportunity for everyone on duty on Saturday and that maintaining the recent winning run is very important.
Skipper Billy Twelvetrees told GRTV after the win in Brive that the game could have been a tough one to get up for, but that his Gloucester team mates did themselves proud on the night and got a big result.
Reflecting on the 31-20 victory in Brive on Thursday evening, Director of Rugby David Humphreys said that clinching a home European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-final was the overall aim and duly achieved.
Gloucester may have already clinched a home European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-final, but Director of Rugby David Humphreys wants his side to finish the pool stages on a winning note in Brive on Thursday evening.
Speaking after Saturday's win, James Hudson was happy to record a bonus-point win against a hugely physical Oyonnax side as Gloucester secured their passage into the European Rugby Challenge Cup Quarter Finals
Billy Burns was a try scorer on his first European start for Gloucester and, speaking after the game, admitted that it was good to get the five points although there are still things to work on before the trip to Brive.
Gloucester Rugby have added to their front row strength in depth for next season with the signings of Paul Doran-Jones, Paddy McAllister and Nicky Thomas from Harlequins, Aurillac and the Ospreys respectively.