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
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.