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Leinster have sent scrum-half John Cooney and lock Quinn Roux to Connacht on loan.
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.
Brian O'Driscoll said he will miss the camaraderie as he retired from professional rugby on Saturday.
Brian O'Driscoll's Leinster colleagues hailed the retiring centre as he ended his career with another winner's medal.
Leinster retained their PRO12 title courtesy of an impressive 34-12 victory on their home turf over Glasgow Warriors.
Glasgow Warriors and Leinster are both looking to make history in the RaboDirect PRO12 Final at the RDS on Saturday.