Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Front Five - 23.09.14

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...a look at two of Leinster's Euro opponents who played each other last weekend

the New Zealander said that IRFU performance director David Nucifora was more involved (in Sexton's return) than Schmidt himself

Schmidt: Access to playmakers key ahead of RWC

RTÉ Rugby

"I played a lot there when I was over at the Ospreys and I was lucky enough to play the third test of the Lions at 13 as well"

Tommy Bowe open to filling the void at the 13 for Ireland

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

The match preview in the Irish Times on Friday seemed to be writing off Munster and with Connacht doing so well the pecking order of Irish rugby is unclear. 
Gayl - WestTerraceView

As it stands, Warburton will miss 16 Blues’ matches this season 
Andy Howell - WalesOnline

...now when working with Sexton, Jackson, Patchell and Ford there are things Alred says he is doing that he never did with Wilkinson.

A chat with Dave Aldred, Kicking Guru

Andy McGeady

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP


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