Sunday, January 18, 2015

Front Five - 18.01.15

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

As the only Irish team left in the Champions Cup they will have an extra bit of pressure, and we won't have to wait long to see how they bear that load.

Leinster find form in time for crucial showdown with Wasps

Brendean Fanning - Irish Independent

This was a classic mugging by Wasps.

Wasps can top group after surviving a pummelling by Harlequins

Michael Aylwin - The Observer

You know your opposition have had an easy ride when their winger is sauntering off the field at half time giving a TV interview without a care in the world.  
Raffaele Rocca - Pundit Arena

... the Irish Province gave them a real scare - picking up a try scoring bonus point in the end - and had the usually partisan crowd silenced until early in the second half. 
Belfast Newsletter

“All the stuff that Joe brought to Leinster has put me in good stead for coming down here,”

From the RDS to Melbourne: An ex-Leinster hooker’s ready for his Super Rugby debut

Will Slattery -

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