Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Front Five - 20.10.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Links to our RWC QF writeups

"I think the players were blown away, particularly during the French match, with the volume of support that was there.


Proud Schmidt pays tribute to fans as Irish team returns beaten but unbowed

Emma Jane Hade - Irish Independent

Our defence got way too narrow as the phases built up. Argentina always kept their width having players on the touch lines.


3 areas that hurt Ireland yesterday


Joe Schmidt’s side are back in the country following yesterday’s disappointing result.


Irish team return to low-key homecoming

Paul Fennessy - The42.ie

"This is a great opportunity for me to develop as a player under the tutelage of Pat and his impressive coaching team. I can’t wait to get started.”

This Is American Rugby

Joubert’s dash for freedom, or safety, to the sanctuary of the changing room meant he also failed to shake hands with either of the team captains or players.

Scotland v Australia ref ‘needed bathroom break’ 

Shan Ross - The Scotsman

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP
Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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