Thursday, April 09, 2015

Front Five - 09.04.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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Racing Metro should wear a big 'L' on their foreheads until the end of the season. Whether it means 'Loser' or 'Learner' is up to them.

Metro trip hasn't made Sexton a better player

Neil Francis - Irish Independent

The French air traffic controllers strike due to take place on Thursday, April 16th, to Saturday, April 18th, is not expected to affect scheduled Aer Lingus flights carrying Leinster supporters

Sky’s no limit for Leinster fans travelling to Marseille

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

His impressive union career also saw Thorn win several Tri-Nations titles with New Zealand, the 2008 Super Rugby title with the Crusaders and the 2012 European Cup crown with Irish province Leinster.
The Roar (via AAP)

“I am an Irishman speaking here so maybe I can speak more bluntly but if the exceptional circumstance rule is brought in then that would be the worst thing that has happened to English rugby,” - Conor O’Shea
Daniel Schofield - Telegraph

It was good to be back involved. For the guys to win and to win with a bonus point was fantastic.

Rory Best Demonstrated His Fervent Commitment To Ulster Rugby

PJ Browne -

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