European Champions Cup 2016-17: Saracens to face Toulon in Pool Three

Last season, Saracens became the first English champions of Europe since Wasps nearly a decade ago

Defending champions Saracens will face three-time winners Toulon in Pool Three of next term's European Champions Cup.

Sale and Scarlets complete that group, while Exeter meet Ulster, Bordeaux and Clermont Auvergne in Pool Five.

Glasgow and Leicester will be joined by Racing 92 and Munster in Pool One, and Pro 12 winners Connacht are in Pool Two alongside Wasps, Toulouse and Zebre.

And Leinster are in Pool Four with Castres, Northampton and last season's Challenge Cup winners, Montpellier.

European Challenge Cup 2016/17

Pool One: Glasgow, Leicester, Munster, Racing 92

Pool Two: Toulouse, Wasps, Zebre, Connacht

Pool Three: Toulon, Saracens, Sale, Scarlets

Pool Four: Leinster, Montpellier, Castres, Northampton

Pool Five: Exeter, Ulster, Bordeaux-Begles, Clermont Auvergne

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