Monday, January 12, 2015

Front Five - 12.01.15

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

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our Cardiff v Leinster match writeup 
is titled "Spectrum"

Seán O’Brien is about a week behind Healy so will need a little game time in early February ahead of returning to the national squad.

Cian Healy to undergo final assessment as he eyes Six Nations return

Jonny Watterson - Irish Times

For Matt O'Connor and Anthony Foley, the next fortnight will largely define their seasons.

Window of opportunity is narrowing for the provinces

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

(Ulster) were fortunate an intercept by centre Michele Campagnaro was knocked on - or it would have been a losing bonus point instead of four they were travelling home with. 
Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

"This league gives you a reality check very quickly. When you start thinking everything is rosy in the garden, you get your trousers pulled down." - Wasps coach Dai Young 
Talking Rugby Union

Surely a knockout blow from O’Callaghan, there can’t be any coming back from that.

Donncha O’Callaghan Delivers A Supreme Response To O’Driscoll’s Autobiography Jibe

Gary Reilly -

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
Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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