Friday, May 29, 2015

Front Five : 29.05.15

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

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"The Madigan issue was a big one for me. Two years ago, he was (Johnny) Sexton's understudy and he was seen as the next in line, but he was never given the time to develop. He has gone backwards."

O'Kelly: White the visionary front-man to steer Leinster back on right course

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent 

French sources have confirmed...that a deal has been agreed...for him to join (Toulon) after the World Cup for the remainder of the 2015/’16 season and the 2016/’17 season.

Paul O’Connell to sign two-year deal with Toulon

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times 

While McGrath was booked, Madigan's offence was missed altogether.
Conor Neville -

I want to address the holy cow that sports stars should be seen as role models. Quite simply, why?
Austin Healey - Telegraph 

Rugby Onslaught

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