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Saints change four to face Cherry and Whites

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Four changes have been made to the Northampton Saints starting line-up for tomorrow’s Aviva Premiership trip to Gloucester.

The Saints head to Kingsholm with three changes in the pack and another at half-back.

Alex Corbisiero and Salesi Ma'afu come in for Alex Waller and Gareth Denman respectively, with Tom Wood swapping places with Sam Dickinson in the back row. Wood, who marked his 100th first team appearance last week with a try, also captains the team. Meanwhile Kahn Fotuali'i replaces Lee Dickson at scrum-half in a direct swap.

Saturday's game is being shown live on BT Sport, with coverage starting at 3:00pm. Live text commentary will also be available at www.saintslive.co.uk   

Previews with Alex King, Lee Dickson and Alex Waller are available on the Saints' official podcast, which also features the return of an expanded Elite Insurance 7s Series. Download for free at www.soundcloud.com/official-saints-rugby  or subscribe on iTunes – search for Northampton Saints.

NORTHAMPTON SAINTS TEAM TO PLAY GLOUCESTER
Aviva Premiership Round 17
Kingsholm
Saturday, March 7th, 2015
Kick off 3:15pm

15 James WILSON
14 Ken PISI
13 George PISI
12 Tom STEPHENSON
11 Jamie ELLIOTT
10 Stephen MYLER
9 Kahn FOTUALI'I
1 Alex CORBISIERO
2 Mike HAYWOOD
3 Salesi MA'AFU
4 Courtney LAWES
5 Christian DAY
6 Tom WOOD (capt)
7 Calum CLARK
8 Samu MANOA

16 Matti WILLIAMS
17 Alex WALLER
18 Gareth DENMAN
19 Sam DICKINSON
20 Phil DOWSON
21 Lee DICKSON
22 Sam OLVER
23 Ahsee TUALA

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