Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Front Five - 31.03.15

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

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Fitzgerald (is) also an option to wear the No 13 jersey. However, O'Connor could stick with Samoan rugby league convert Ben Te'o

O'Connor weighs up options as heavyweights return for Bath

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

IRFU officials fear the organisation could be ostracised by the other home unions in the next round of negotiations for a new television deal in 2017.

IRFU could see broadcast revenue fall if Government keeps Six Nations free-to-air

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

this Ireland team are...much more cerebral and ‘smarter’ in their approach under Schmidt, and anyone who assumes their approach is limited is really missing the point.
the Gain Line

We shouldn’t lose our sense of humour and our ability to laugh at ourselves sometimes. If we get to the stage where people are scared of shouting a bit of banter from the terraces, then sport and society has found itself in a sad place.
Nigel Owens - (English) Independent

Leinster’s third try sticks out nine seasons later as one of the province’s best.

Do you remember the time Leinster travelled to Bath and played the perfect game of rugby?

Will Slattery - The42.ie

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