Sunday, May 24, 2015

Front Five - 24.05.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Best of luck to Connacht in Kingsholm today!


It's understood that a 10-year deal to brand the stadium with a blue chip company will yield in the region of €5-7.5m

RDS gets naming deal boost

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

David Humphreys rested his front-liners last week in anticipation of a frothy meeting today in Kingsholm.

Connacht ready to battle Gloucester for Champions Cup play-off place

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

RC Toulon, ASM Clermont Auvergne, Toulouse, Stade Français Paris, Racing Metro 92 and Oyonnax have qualified for the 2015/16 Champions Cup.

James O’Connor provided a possible the Idiot Of The Year moment as the Reds fell to the Sharks at home.
Jamie Wall - Rugby WrapUp

After the game, Paul O'Connell told Sky Sports that it was likely his last game in a Munster jersey at Thomond Park.

Paul O'Connell Leads Rendition Of 'Stand Up And Fight' In The Munster Dressing Room

PJ Browne -

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