Friday, October 02, 2015

Front Five - 02.10.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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“8-0-reviews” from yesterday’s #RWC2015 action

…any one of three players could step in at outside centre for Payne, namely Darren Cave, Luke Fitzgerald or Keith Earls


Robbie Henshaw set for World Cup debut in strong selection

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

It is not going too far to say that the winning and the losing of Sunday's game could come down to Italy's team announcement this afternoon


Sergio Parisse will be the most important man in the stadium on Sunday - if he is passed fit

Ruairidh O'Connor - Irish Independent

We will have three games in eleven days, and you wouldn’t ask Ireland to do it, and you wouldn’t ask France to do it. It’s a real challenge for the coaches, but we have to deal with it,”


Crowley upset with tough schedule

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It’s put Marler under the spotlight and even led to a #scrumstraightjoe campaign on Twitter.

James Stafford - Telegraph

Good man, Jamie.

Canada's Jamie Cudmore acting a cheeky little rascal and sneaking into the French huddle 

Conan Doherty -

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