Aviva Premiership champions Saracens will open the defence of their title at home to the Sale Sharks on October 17.
Former Leicester coach Phil Blake will not face any action from European rugby authorities for breaching betting rules.
Former Leicester Tigers defence coach Phil Blake has been handed a six-month ban by an RFU disciplinary panel.
Leicester Tigers centre Anthony Allen has been forced to retire because of a knee injury at the age of 28.
Dom Barrow agrees a deal to move from Newcastle to Leicester after activating a release clause in his contract.
French scrum-half David Mele has left Leicester to join Top 14 giants Toulouse.
RFU chief executive Ian Ritchie says England won't change their policy of refusing to select overseas-based stars.
The combination of Leicester's forward play and Bath's attack could turn England into a force, says Stuart Barnes.
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