Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Front Five - 15.04.15

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


“The good thing is this is such a huge game. Lads will turn themselves around pretty quick to get up to what’s needed to try and prepare and get everyone on the same page for a massive week.”

Seán Cronin says Toulon match is ‘do-or-die’ for Leinster

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The beauty of this place is that they really look after us and you've got such a group of older guys that it doesn't affect the team as much for you not to train as much as you do when you're younger.

'Comical Ali' broadcasts a serious warning for Leinster

David Kelly - Irish Independent

In the event of Vunipola being suspended, the brilliant young back-five prospect Maro Itoje will face Clermont.
Chris Hewett - (English) Independent

On closer examination...there were several Welsh players clearly offending, which should have resulted in far more than just a turned over scrum.
Neil Treacy -

There is an occasional tendency to view players like Panini stickers, which can be swapped around at will: ‘I’ll swap you two centres for a backrow, a lock and a sherbet dib-dab.’

David? Are You There?

Whiff of Cordite

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