Bath's Olly Barkley is to join French club Racing Metro at the end of the month.
The 30-year-old has made over 200 appearances for the club, and has 23 England caps. Apart from a season at Gloucester, Barkley has spent his entire career at The Rec.
The fly-half will be available for Bath's next two games against London Irish this weekend and Sale on September 29th before moving to the Paris club.
Barkley told Bath's official website:
Head Coach Gary Gold added:
- A PHOTO GALLERY OF OLLY BARKLEY'S CAREER IN THE WEST COUNTRY:
In other news, Bath have signed former Northampton hooker Brett Sharman on a short-term loan as injury cover for Rob Webber.