Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Front Five - 11.02.15

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


Schmidt must decide whether to start O'Brien or retain Jordi Murphy at openside.

O'Brien gives Ireland lift as Schmidt picks from strength

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

Zebo is, assuredly, the only player lining up before kick-off who will know the words of all three pre-match anthems.

Simon Zebo wants to show France just what they are missing

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

“Our target is still to play an open game, because we have a new squad with young players who like to have the ball in their hands.
Murray Kinsella -

The 33-year-old has made seven appearances for the Warriors since joining on a two-year deal from Munster in June.

After the disappearance of Gordon D’arcy’s championship winning beard of last season, the lack of candidates from Ireland is nothing short of embarrasing.

Beards of the 6 Nations 2015

O'Crampeasy -

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