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Glasgow Warriors have signed Ireland centre James Downey from Munster on a two-year deal.
Northampton and Saracens have been handed tricky draws in the pool stage of the new European Rugby Champions Cup.
Northampton could miss out on being a top-seed side for the pool stages of the European Rugby Champions Cup draw.
Munster have confirmed that No 8 James Coughlan has joined French Pro D2 side Pau.
Glasgow held on for a 16-15 victory over Munster to become the first Scottish team to make the RaboDirect Pro12 final.
Worcester have signed Munster forward Darren O'Shea and Welsh scrum-half Jean-Baptiste Bruzulier.
Glasgow Warriors host Munster at Scotstoun on Friday with a place in this season's RaboDirect PRO12 final up for grabs.