Monday, June 22, 2015

Front Five - 22.06.15

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

This evening on HarpinOnRugby...
Our Georgia v Emerging Ireland writeup
is titled "Fringe Benefits"

Brown’s lack of interest leaves Leinster strongly looking at the possibility of having interim head coach Cullen lead a backroom staff of Girvan Dempsey, McQuilkin, and scrum coach John Fogarty into next season.

Brown turns down Leinster’s advances to fill head coaching job

Murray Kinsella -

“They learned some fundamental truths about themselves in the game (v Scotland); the capacity to play at a high level and the reward for playing that way."

Straight-talking Shane Horgan has high hopes for Schmidt’s Ireland

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

After a tight first half, Allen Clarke's young side cut loose with five second half tries
RTÉ Rugby

(They secured the) title with an unblemished record of six wins, 384 points and 60 tries scored and none conceded.

"Strong finish by Ire to win the plate against NLD 19-5. We finished 5th overall in Europe." - @gillmcdarby

Ireland win Plate final

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