Thursday, October 08, 2015

Front Five - 08.10.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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from yesterday’s #RWC2015 action
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"He's not big-headed, he's a very down-to-earth guy. So we don't recognise that (Ibrahimovic comparison) at all."


Toner backs 'Zlatan' Sexton after Racing coach's 'failure' comments

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

“Just like O’Connell, he (Sexton) is a very good player, but we're not going to name them all or we'll run out of time."


France's Louis Picamoles aiming for a double celebration against Ireland

Jeremy Inson -

“England remain the World champions and are the benchmark for many national teams – this match will provide us with the opportunity to look at some potential players in a higher standard of competition.” - Anthony Eddy, IRFU Director of Women’s and Sevens Rugby


Ireland play England in November (via

Possession of the ball does not give the attacking player carte blanche to do whatever they want.

Brendan Cole - RTE Rugby be fair he showed pretty good footwork to stay on his feet.

South Africa show no sympathy for referee caught in the middle of a ruck 

Kevin McGillicuddy -

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