Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Front Five - 28.01.15

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

Schmidt is also hoping to have his two leading scrum-halves, Conor Murray and Eoin Reddan, available for Italy

Sean O'Brien fired up for Saxons clash but Healy return must wait

David Kelly - Irish Independent

...the young Ulsterman’s grizzled look is completed by a beard, giving him the appearance of a 18th century corsair

Iain Henderson plotting a late run into Six Nations contention

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

"To follow in the footsteps of an unbelievable leader in Fiona Coghlan is a fantastic honour and I look forward to captaining this great squad." 
Alison Donnelly -

(The list is) selected by a panel of rugby experts including European Cup winner Alan Quinlan and Challenge Cup winner Dimitri Yachvili, 
RTE Sport

Sexton revealed that his Racing Metro teammates now call him ‘Johnny Vacances’

Johnny Sexton’s Racing Metro Teammates Have Given Him A Harsh New Nickname

Conor O'Leary -

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