Sale Sharks will meet Leicester Tigers to qualify for the top four positions as intensification of Aviva Premiership rises.

It is on 43 points that both the teams are levelled at. If either side win, that will make them strong contenders for being in the second position during the weekend.

On a winning for game streak are the Tigers who are going to make six changes in their side as they had a strong tussle with London Irish the previous weekend.

In the second row it is Geoff Parling who returns as he is coming after a knee injury and he is also partnering with Brad Thorn, who is an ex international from New Zealand. Neil Briggs along with Laurence Pearce is going to replace the duo from England- Tom Croft and Tom Youngs.

Beginning after being on the bench is Seremaia Bai in the midfield together with Vereneki Goneva and on the wing it is Scully who comes along. It was defeat by the last gasp for Sale by 32-30 to Leicester which was at home and in the team three changes were made by which in the previous meeting Saracens won superbly.

For Danny Cipriani it is Nick Macleod who comes in for half fly and is also the replacement for the clash on Sunday for England. Will Addison is replaced by Tom Arscott. There are replacements for both the team where Magnus Lund is opted for the flanker at the open side. In the Sale Sharks, there are 8 replacements and for Leicester Tigers there are 8 replacements as well. Dan Braid is the captain for Sale Sharks and for Leicester Tigers, Jordan Crane is the captain. It is going to be interesting to see how both the teams fare in the neck to neck fight for the fourth spot.