Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Front Five - 08.10.14

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...Big Joe Shep gives his own verdict on Matt O'Connor

The Irish Times has learned that the Irish and Lions outhalf has been signed up as an ambassador for Topaz, the O’Brien- owned Irish petroleum retail chain.

IRFU admit commercial deals keep Sexton and marquee players at home

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Easterby admits Leinster's injury problems mean (Te'o) may need a crash course and could feature in the opening weeks of European competition.

Te'o has been given little time to make a big switch

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

"...while I’m delighted to get the security in the long term, I am very much focused first and foremost on the next 12 months." 
Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

Ireland v Australia in Dublin will be refereed by Glen Jackson. 
Rugby Week

"Try try try try try try try"

Brilliant Argentinian commentary for historic first Rugby Championship Win

Rugby Onslaught

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