LUKE DANIELS and Jack Tovey will continue their comebacks from injury on Monday evening when Bristol Bears A face Gloucester United at Kingsholm in the Premiership Shield (8pm).
Tovey, who has been out with a knee problem, will be making his first outing since September, while full-back Daniels will make his first start following a hamstring injury.
Daniels did come off the bench in the victory over La Rochelle on Saturday night but will get more minutes to prove his fitness on against Gloucester United.
Bristol also include trialist Leonardo Sarto in their backline for the Shield game will be televised live on Freesports.
Former Plymouth Albion and Brixham lock Shek Sherriff will guest for Gloucester United.
Gloucester United: 15. Reece Dunn, 14. Alex Morgan, 13. Henry Purdy, 12. Tom Seabrook (capt), 11. Jacob Morris, 10. Dom Coetzer, 9. Charlie Chapman; 1. Paddy McAllister, 2. Joe Mullis, 3. Jack Bartlett; 4. Alex Craig, 5. Shek Sheriff; 6. Lewis Ellis-Jones, 7. Aaron Hinkley, 8. Cameron Terry, Replacements 16. Bertie Stretch, 17. Olly Adkins, 18. Kyle Traynor; 19. Tbc, 20. Joe Howard; 21. Ewan Fenley, 22. George Barton, 23. Sam Goatley
Bristol A 15. Luke Daniels; 14. Ali Greig (Bristol Uni), 13. Jack Tovey (co-capt), 12. Maliq Holden (Cornish Pirates), 11. Leonardo Sarto (trialist); 10. Tiff Eden, 9. Reiss Cullen; 1. Ollie Dawe, 2. Will Capon, 3. Sione Faletau, 4. Ehize Ehizode, 5. John Hawkins (co-capt), 6. Dan Thurston, 7. Jack Capon, 8. Sam Graham. Replacements: 16. George Kloska, 17. Charlie Brabham, 18. Nick English, 19. Rich Court (Keynsham), 20. Alex Ryan (UWE), 21. Blake Boyland (Academy U18s), 22. Max Baker (Cleve RFC), 23. Tom Hargan (Dings Crusaders)