Saturday, December 20, 2014

Front Five - 20.12.14

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

Leinster fans, we have been informed, demand not only success but success marked by a swish of style - despite seven wins in eight games, the natives are restless.

Stern Leinster defence an impressive part of this new-look side's efficient performance

David Kelly - Irish Independent

"I’ll make sure I come back better than ever, and hopefully make up for lost time when I’m fit to do so.”

Johnny Sexton: ‘I’m still not feeling 100 per cent’

Patrick Madden - Irish Times

“With both teams coming off the back of losses in Europe, we will see two highly motivated sides and it is shaping up to be a cracking match." 
Andy Newport - (English) Independent

All this chat about getting rid of the cap for the good of the game is a smokescreen. 
Austin Healey - Telegraph

There are obligatory nods to Katie Taylor and the improving Irish women’s rugby team

This Irish Sports Council Women In Sport Video Is Bloodpumpingly Inspirational

Conor O'Leary -

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