Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Front Five - 25.08.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Click here for Big Joe Shep’s Ulster v Leinster writeup
Click here for our Canada v USA “8-0-review”
which means all of Ireland’s RWC Pool D opponents
are covered in this post


Feehan expects to name a coach in less than a year's time, with the rest of the management team in place by December 2016.


Schmidt would have to quit Ireland to lead Lions in New Zealand

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

The province have previously looked at Leo Crowley (out of contract with Canada post-RWC) and Carlos Spencer (currently out of work) as possibilities to fill the role.

Still room for ‘right person’ as Leinster’s backs coach under Cullen

Murray Kinsella - The42.ie

After two months of intense preparation, the first month of which was focused primarily on fitness, France look lean, mean and tuned into Saint-Andre’s game plan.

World Cup watch: France is back in love with rugby

Gavin Mortimer - Rugby World

The 35-year-old is his country's most capped player with 112 appearances.

RTE Rugby


Romania win SEVEN scrums against the head versus Edinburgh

Rugby Onslaught

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