IN PICTURES: The key dates for Saints in 2019/20

Last season may have only just finished, but it won't be long until the next one appears on the horizon.

Sunday, 16th June 2019, 1:36 pm
Saints will hope for more celebratory scenes during the 2019/20 season

Here, we take a look at the key dates for Saints in 2019/20...

Saints will find out who they will meet in Europe as the Champions Cup draw takes place in Lausanne, Switzerland
Saints will officially start pre-season training as they begin to gear up for their second season under the stewardship of boss Chris Boyd

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Saints will find out who they will face and when as the Premiership fixtures are announced
The Rugby World Cup will begin with a game between Japan and Russia at Tokyo Stadium
Saints will officially begin their season as they start their defence of the Premiership Rugby Cup
The Premiership season will start on the weekend of October 20 - it's later than normal because of the World Cup
The Rugby World Cup final will take place in Yokohama, meaning any players involved in it will soon be heading back to their clubs
The Champions Cup trophy will be up for grabs when the final takes place in Marseille
Saints will hope to be involved in the Gallagher Premiership final, which will take place at Twickenham