European Rugby Champions Cup: Racing 92 v Leicester

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Ben Youngs, who has made 317 passes in the Premiership this season, returns at nine
European Rugby Champions Cup
Venue: Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir Date: Saturday, 14 October Kick-off: 15:15 BST
Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra and updates on BBC local radio and live scores on the BBC Sport website

England internationals Ben Youngs and Ellis Genge have returned to strengthen Leicester’s starting line-up for their Champions Cup opener away to Racing 92 on Saturday.

Hooker Tom Youngs and full-back Telusa Veainu also in the XV, replacing George McGuigan and Mathew Tait respectively from last weekend’s win over London Irish.

Flankers Mike Williams and Luke Hamilton, second row Graham Kitchener and centre Matt Smith are included.

Racing 92, who lie eighth in the French Top 14, have named France international Remi Tales at fly-half with former All Black Dan Carter absent from the squad and recent South African signing Patrick Lambie among the replacements.

Carter, who admitted earlier this month that he has been through a “really challenging time”