Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Front Five - 09.12.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Word on the street has it
Mads to Quins deal is done
You didn’t hear that from me though
*taps nose*
Click below for our post yesterday

Part of (Nucifora)'s remit is to ensure that playing resources available to play for the national team are as evenly spread as possible in order to ensure that the national team have a ready supply of quality players playing games.


Madigan switch a test case for the IRFU

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"I’ve got more problems worrying about [Steffon] Armitage, [Mamuka] Gorgodze, all these hoors coming up this weekend. That’s my biggest worry waking up sweating in the middle of the night.” - Kurt McQuilkin


Seán O’Brien likely to miss Leinster’s crunch match with Toulon

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

“At this stage it doesn’t look good in terms of the Six Nations.”


Kiss fears Henderson injury could be season ender

Belfast Newsletter

O’Driscoll has blamed the decline on the inability of the provinces to attract the talent they once did from the southern hemisphere.

Alan J Drumm - Pundit Arena

In the old days, it was more common for Munster born players to migrate to the capital and reluctantly join forces with Leinster.

Irish Players You Might Have Forgotten Played For Both Munster And Leinster 

Conor Neville -

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