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Clermont returned to the Top 14 summit after they beat third-placed La Rochelle, winning 44-19 at Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin on Sunday.
Racing 92 moved back into sixth place in the Top 14 following a 22-13 victory over a Toulon side who continue to look over their shoulder.
Top 14 giants Clermont have signed Harlequins second-row George Merrick, who will be leaving the Stoop side at the end of the season.
The match officials for this week have been confirmed, with Matthew Carley refereeing the Sale v Saracens clash at the AJ Bell Stadium.
Toulouse made light work of Toulon in their Top 14 encounter, claiming a deserved 39-0 bonus-point victory at Stade Ernest Wallon on Sunday.
Clermont consolidated their position at the top of the Top 14 standings when they overcame Perpignan 37-16 at Stade Aime Giral on Saturday.
The match officials for the weekend’s action have been confirmed, with Craig Maxwell-Keys refereeing the Quins v Wasps clash at Twickenham.