Northampton Saints have won just two of their last six matches in all competitions, but at Franklin’s Gardens have been victorious their last two, against Exeter Chiefs in Aviva Premiership Rugby and Montpellier in the European Champions Cup.
Gloucester Rugby have recorded just a solitary success in Aviva Premiership Rugby this season: away at Sale in round 3, but won both of their fixtures in the European Challenge Cup, against Bayonne and Treviso.
Gloucester are unbeaten in their last five away games in all tournaments since tripping up at Leicester in Premiership Rugby in April.
Northampton are unbeaten in their last five Premiership Rugby encounters with Gloucester since Gloucester’s 26-24 victory at Kingsholm in September 2013. The Cherry & Whites have not won at Franklin’s Gardens since February 2013.
(Franklin’s Gardens 7.45pm)
Referee: Tom Foley (26th Premiership game).
Assistant Referees: Ross Campbell & Steve Lee.
TMO: Stuart Terheege
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