Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Front Five - 25.03.15

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


"Inside in our own little bubble, we firmly believed that we could go and win the Championship and I don't think anyone else outside of that really did."

Briggs: Our goal now is to win the World Cup

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

He was in the academy and was ahead of Jake Heenan. Coming through there was so many of them. There was a lot of talented openside flankers there.

Connacht sign Auckland openside Nepia Fox-Matamua

Irish Times

Roberts is a qualified doctor and the opportunity to further his medical studies in London is believed to be part of the reason behind the move
Matthew Southcombe - WalesOnline

Many of those who watched the denouement of this year’s campaign would agree that although Wales and England both came very close, Ireland more than deserved the trophy come 7pm.
Sam Roberts - Double Dummy Scissors

Rugby union was a much messier, more anarchic game back then and the French were the most anarchic of all.

The Most Ridiculously French Moments In The History Of Sport – A Loving Tribute

Conor Neville -

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