GLOUCESTER make four changes to winning XV

Gloucester Rugby crestGloucester make four changes to their opening winning line-up for today's Premiership clash at Harlequins.

Three of the changes are in the pack that kicked off the campaign with a pulsating 28-21 home victory over champions Exeter.

Josh Hohneck starts at loose head prop instead of John Afoa, South African flanker Ruan Ackermann makes his debut and Freddie Clarke comes in for Ben Morgan at 8.
The only change in the backs sees Matt Scott come into midfield at outside centre, Andy Symons side-stepping to inside centre.

Val Rapava Ruskin returns from suspension to the bench.
Gloucester starting 15 Jason Woodward; 14 Ollie Thorley, 13 Matt Scott, 12, Andy Symons, 11 Henry Purdy; 10 Billy Burns, 9 Willi Heinz (capt); 1 Josh Hohneck, 2 Richard Hibbard, 3 Fraser Balmain; 4 Tom Savage, 5 Jeremy Thrush; 6 Ruan Ackermann, 7 Lewis Ludlow, 8 Freddie Clarke
Ready on the bench 16 Motu Matu'u, 17 Val Rapava Ruskin, 18 John Afoa, 19 Ed Slater, 20 Jacob Rowan, 21 Ben Vellacott, 22 Billy Twelvetrees, 23 Charlie Sharples
Unavailable Mark Atkinson, Lloyd Evans, Mariano Galarza, Tom Marshall, Paddy McAllister, Ben Morgan, Ross Moriarty, Owen Williams

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