Referee JP Doyle will take charge of the first East Midlands derby of the season.
Leicester Tigers travel to Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday for a Round 2 clash with Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership.
Doyle will take charge of his 134th Premiership Rugby game. He will be assisted by Dean Richards and Jonathan Healy. The Television Match Official is David Sainsbury.
The game kicks off at 4.30pm and is live on BT Sport.