Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Front Five - 22.10.14

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

Later today here on HarpinOnRugby...
Big Joe Shep offers a prop's perspective 
on Leinster's 10-12-13 conundrum

The Munster outhalf, who won his two caps in May 2009...missed out on the autumn Tests a year ago and last summer’s tour.

Joe Schmidt rewards form as Paddy Jackson is jettisoned for Ian Keatley

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

"I think it needs to be another step up, but the nastiness is definitely something we'll be using this week as well."

Ruddock calls for added Leinster edge for Castres test

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"I felt I had to remain guarded as a player...that's why in doing a book you can give people a sense of who you really are." 
Joe Molloy - NewsTalk's Off The Ball

“We are still looking for more involvement from (Adam) around the pitch and potentially greater participation." - Warren Gatland 
Andy Howell - WalesOnline

"...surely speaking to an in-studio analyst who is not struggling for breath after 40 minutes of physical exertion would provide more interesting content."

The half-time interview is pointless

Sarah Mockford - Rugby World

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