Ayumu Goromaru hopes his move to Toulon will pave the way for more Japanese rugby players to play in Europe.
Australian fly-half Quade Cooper is bidding farewell to Toulon just a year after making the move to France.
Champions Cup holders Saracens have been drawn against Toulon while Bath will meet Bristol in the Challenge Cup.
Racing 92 overcame the sending off of Maxime Machenaud to beat Toulon 29-21 to be crowned Top 14 champions.
Dan Carter is hoping to crown his debut season at Racing 92 with a Top 14 title, live on Sky Sports 1.
Japan World Cup star Ayumu Goromaru has started training for the first time with his new French club Toulon.
A back-row duo, a Georgian hero and a game-changing sub all feature in our team of the week.
Toulon reached their fourth French Top 14 final in five years after 27-18 win against Montpellier.
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