Gloucester Rugby have been forced to make two late changes to their starting line up for Friday night's Guinness Premiership fixture against the Leicester Tigers.
Fly half Nicky Robinson (groin) and wing James Simpson-Daniel (dead leg) have both failed late fitness tests and their places in the starting line up are taken by Freddie Burns and Tom Voyce respectively.
Carlos Spencer and Charlie Sharples are added to the replacements bench.
Revised Gloucester Rugby line up:
Olly Morgan; Tom Voyce, Henry Trinder, Tim Molenaar, Lesley Vainikolo; Freddie Burns, Dave Lewis; Nick Wood, Darren Dawiduik, Greg Somerville; Will James, Dave Attwood; Peter Buxton, Jake Boer, Gareth Delve (capt)
Ben Phillips, Paul Doran-Jones, Pierre Capdevielle, Adam Eustace, Nathan Thomas, Jordi Pasqualin, Carlos Spencer, Charlie Sharples
A handful of the Gloucester Rugby Mo-Bros visited Pride Hair Salon in Gloucester on Wednesday afternoon to have the final touches applied to their Movember efforts, and the team captain Jacob Rowan spoke to GRTV ahead of the final few days of the month.
Northampton away was the first Gloucester game under David Humphreys last season, but the Director of Rugby told the local media that the Cherry and Whites are a different proposition compared to 12 months ago and are looking forward to the challenge.
Having skippered Gloucester against the Barbarians last week, Nick Wood once again wore the captain's armband on Monday evening as Gloucester United kicked off their Aviva Premiership A League campaign with a bonus point win at Leicester.
Gloucester recorded a 32-20 win over La Rochelle on Thursday evening, and second row Jeremy Thrush was thrilled to pick up the victory on his first taste of a trip to France and the hostile atmosphere.
Gloucester were forced to battle for their 33-20 victory in La Rochelle on Thursday evening, something that centre Bill Meakes said that he and the squad were well prepared for as well as thanking the travelling support for the part they played.
Gloucester got off to a winning start in the European Rugby Challenge Cup last weekend, but Head Coach Laurie Fisher is expecting a much tougher challenge when the Cherry and Whites travel to La Rochelle for Thursday night's Round Two encounter.
Dan Thomas was a try scorer in the 14-62 defeat at the hands of the Barbarians on Tuesday evening, but told GRTV after the game that he'd really enjoyed taking on the Barbarians and locking horns with Ardie Savea at the breakdown.
After missing out on Gloucester's two recent European fixtures, Jonny May is back on the left wing for Friday evening's Aviva Premiership fixture at Northampton, while Mariano Galarza is named in the matchday squad for the first time this season.