Thursday, September 11, 2014

Front Five - 11.09.14

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...upcoming rugby on Irish TV and a defence of Celtic League history

Against the Scarlets, the inside-centre was his side's star attraction, making a series of line breaks and terrorising the Welsh region.

Rising Ulster star Stuart Olding eyeing World Cup place

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

“It’s a human being, so there is a human side to this that we need to manage, and that is what Munster is about"

Anthony Foley: Tyler Bleyendaal ‘not a piece of meat’

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

Luke McGrath has plenty of attributes of a good scrum half...and seems to be improving. Can this be a breakthrough year? 
Whiff of Cordite

"We are going to sleep high, train low, going up by cable car to sleep," said Warren Gatland. 
BBC Sport

I don't think the referees are helped by rules that are often subjective and cause differing opinions around the water-coolers in the days after the games.

Who would want to be a rugby referee?

Noel Burland -

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019