Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Front Five - Christmas Eve 2014

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

Merry Christmas everyone!

"when there is criticism coming about the style of play and not fully understanding the reasons and what's going on behind closed doors it is tough to hear because you take it personally."
Shane Jennings emerges to confront Leinster's critics
David Kelly - Irish Independent

"We're certainly not far off resolving things on the recruitment front right across the board really, so certainly by the end of January things will be a lot clearer."

Dai Young admits interest in Leinster fly-half Jimmy Gopperth

Sky Sports

"I'm looking forward to getting settled in and testing myself in the Aviva Premiership and top flight of Europe, but for the remainder of the season my focus will be with Glasgow." 
Talking Rugby Union

“The entry point was aggravated having regard to Dylan’s previous record and a week was taken off to reflect mitigating circumstances. 
Irish Times

Many have agreed with Katie’s comments, with much of the online commentary focusing on what they contend is the station’s obsession with rugby.

The Twitter Reaction Both For And Against Katie Taylor Over Her RTE Comments

Conor Neville -

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