Also back is Jonny Leota who teams up again with Sammy Tuitupou in the centres. Sammy was cited in the game last weekend but the Disciplinary Committee gave him clearance to play.
Newcastle Falcons have slipped to five straight defeats in Aviva Premiership Rugby, but have broken their try drought, scoring two during last Friday's narrow defeat to London Wasps. The Falcons most recent victory in the tournament was 13-11 at home to London Irish on 27th October.
Sale Sharks last four Premiership games have all been won by the home side on the day, whilst the Sharks only away victory in the Premiership since February was 22-16 at Gloucester in round 1.
Newcastle have lost just one of their last five encounters with Sale in all tournaments: 19-27 at Edgeley Park in the Premiership on Boxing Day 2011, whilst The Sharks only win in twenty previous visits to Kingston Park in all tournaments was 14-9 in the Premiership on 7th September 2008.
Sale Sharks Team………..1 - Ross Harrison 2 - Thomas Taylor 3 - Vadim Cobilas 4 - Jonathan Mills 5 - Michael Paterson 6 - Dan Braid (Captain) 7 - David Seymour 8 - James Gaskell 9 - Dwayne Peel 10 - Danny Cipriani 11 - Mark Cueto 12 - Sammy Tuitupou 13 - Jonny Leota 14 - Thomas Brady 15 - Robert Miller 16 - Marc Jones 17 - Eifion Lewis-Roberts 18 - Henry Thomas 19 - Andrei Ostrikov 20 - Viliami Fihaki 21 - Will Cliff 22 - Nick Macleod 23 - Phil Mackenzie