England centre Ben Te'o may miss the autumn internationals with an ankle injury that will keep him sidelined for at least a month.
Warren Gatland wants to coach in his native New Zealand when his contract with Wales ends after the 2019 World Cup.
Connacht have pulled out of signing Eroni Vasiteri after the centre was handed a nine-week ban for eye-gouging
Ben Morgan returns for Gloucester as they go in search of their first Challenge Cup victory of the season.
Wales wing George North looks set to miss the autumn internationals after suffering a sprain to his posterior cruciate ligament.
Glasgow wing Tommy Seymour is wary of facing a Leinster side packed with "world class individuals" this weekend.
Munster utility back Simon Zebo is considering his future and has said he would like to play in France at some stage.
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