Saturday, August 08, 2015

Front Five - 08.08.15

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


"There's still massive motivation and drive at the club. Throw in a World Cup year and minus 23 players and it's a very different scenario."


Isa : "I can't wait to get back and play"

Leinster Rugby

...his recent sojourns in France, with Perpignan, and in England, with Gloucester, have reinforced the impression that his playmaking brilliance is better appreciated outside his land than within it.

James Hook can leave Wales coach with a selection dilemma

Chris Hewett - (English) Independent

Ben Marshall crossed on his debut for the hosts, while Jack Carty and Ian Porter also touched down.

Connacht left with no answer as Grenoble go on rampage

Irish Independent

There isn’t a negative bone in Michael Cheika’s body. That’s best summed up by his recent quote that beating the All Blacks boils down to the 20 centimetres between Wallaby ears.

David Lord - The Roar

Entries flooded in on social media under the #LoveLeinster hashtag, with followers sharing photos of families turning out to support, poetic tributes to the team and demonstrations of true Leinster fans in action.

Leinster's greatest fans get duly rewarded for their loyal support

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