Monday, November 09, 2015

Front Five - 09.11.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

...he wants Connacht fans to know he might have to leave the province at the end of the season, but that he has yet to fully make up his mind about his future destination.


Connacht exit on cards - Henshaw

Declan Rooney - Irish Independent

The Australian reported today that RFU president and former England prop Jason Leonard has sought out Cheika about his interest in coaching England.


Michael Cheika being pursued by England to replace Stuart Lancaster as head coach

I’ve been impressed by the difference Hayden Triggs has made, he offers uncompromising physicality which is very welcome!


Four from four for the Irish provinces! However, 'scrappy' is the best description.

From the bottom of the ruck

In a moral maze of which Kafka would have been proud it is scarcely believable, but true, that Premiership Rugby won’t tell their own clubs the amount of the settlements or confirm the methods.

Brian Moore - Telegraph

"Talk to former All Blacks like Ali Williams and Brad Thorn about who had the biggest influence on them winning in 2011 and they say Gilbert (Enoka)."

Isa Nacewa Reveals The Unsung Hero Behind New Zealand's World Cup Successes 

Conor O'Leary -

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