Gloucester Rugby have won just one of their last four Aviva Premiership Rugby encounters, over reigning champions Exeter Chiefs at Kingsholm in round 1.
Gloucester’s most recent home defeat was also against Exeter, in round 22 last season.
Worcester Warriors have lost their last five Aviva Premiership Rugby matches since beating Bath 25-19 at Sixways in April.
The Warriors have not won away from home in Premiership Rugby since a visit to Harlequins in March 2016.
The last three encounters between the two clubs have been evenly split with a win apiece plus a draw, whilst Worcester’s only previous victory at Kingsholm was 13-6 in Premiership Rugby in April 2009.
(Kingsholm, 7.45pm) Live on BT Sport
Referee: Wayne Barnes (188th Premiership game).
Assistant Referees: Adam Leal, Peter Allan. TMO: Rowan Kitt.
Citing Officer: Dave Guyan.