Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Front Five - 23.09.15

60 Harcourt St. Dublin 2
Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Click here to see a selection of the tributes to
Kevin McLaughlin when the sad news of his
enforced retirement broke yesterday

"Some days the thought of going to the gym and doing fitness on your own is tough but having Rob there as well, knowing we could work together, made it easier.


Extra graft allows in-form Kearney to stay ahead of rest

Cian Treacy - Irish Independent

Romania will have a decent pack, strong in scrum and lineout, so France would prefer not to get into an arm wrestle on the gain-line.


France’s 13 changes for Romania test suggest offloading style

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

Saturday evening's titanic Twickenham clash is seen as the perfect chance to banish the history of the one game which has blighted the Lancaster era.


England hope victory over Wales this weekend will FINALLY erase painful 2013 thrashing

Alex Bywater - WalesOnline

One wondered if that crowd replay would have been provided if England had spilt the ball.

Lee Grant - Green & Gold Rugby

It's the rugby world’s JFK moment really: Where were you when Japan sealed the most unlikely of victories over South Africa?

Did you go as nuts watching Japan as these Irish fans in Cardiff? 

Sean Farrell -

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