Saracens boss Mark McCall has targeted an across-the-board improvement from his team in Sunday's Heineken Cup clash against Munster.
Connacht were unable to repeat their heroics of a week ago as Biarritz won 17-0 in horrendously wet conditions at the Parc des Sports Aguilera.
Racing went top of Heineken Cup Pool 1 after a dour 15-3 victory over Edinburgh in dreadful conditions at Murrayfield
Ben Foden has warned Ulster that Northampton are ready to defy expectations as they seek to reignite their Heineken Cup ambitions.
There are six changes to Leicester's starting XV to face Treviso at Stadio di Monigo in Heineken Cup Pool Two on Saturday (kick-off 1.35pm).
Harlequins have named five changes to the side for their Heineken Cup Pool Three clash with Zebre at the Twickenham Stoop on Saturday.
Exeter Chiefs hope to repeat their first ever Heineken Cup victory as they welcome the Scarlets to Sandy Park on Saturday (kick-off 3.40pm).
Chris Henry has been named as captain for Ulster's return Heineken Cup Pool Four clash at home to Northampton on Saturday (kick-off 6pm).
Saracens have opted to play Owen Farrell at fly-half for their crunch Heineken Cup clash at home to Munster on Sunday.
Several of Toulon's top players have been left on the replacements bench for their Heineken Cup Pool Six match at home to Sale on Sunday.
Northampton will aim to climb off the canvas on Saturday and revive their Heineken Cup hopes against opponents who are unbeaten this season.
Northampton captain Dylan Hartley has received a two-week ban after being cited for foul play in a Heineken Cup game.
Scotland centre Ben Cairns returns for the first time in 15 months as Edinburgh tackle Racing Metro in the Heineken Cup on Friday.
A meeting of ERC stakeholders brought about no agreement regarding the ongoing discussions about the future of European club rugby tournaments.
Northampton captain Dylan Hartley's disciplinary hearing for an alleged strike on Rory Best will be heard in Dublin on Thursday.
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