Friday, December 11, 2015

Front Five - 11.12.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
our Toulon v Leinster preview
and we’ll be liveblogging
Leinster A v Ealing Trailfinders
from Donnybrook Stadium

...what they've been doing in Connacht, both on and off the pitch, has been remarkable, and they should be helped and applauded, rather than go down and poach all the young talent that they've brought through."

Wallace warns IRFU over Henshaw move

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

While Ulster will look for a strong set piece and pursue territory in a reasonably direct manner with the boot, it won’t suffice alone.

Toulouse getting back into groove ahead of Ulster meeting

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

The tournament will take place on June 25th - 26th 2016 at the UCD Bowl.

Ireland to host Rio qualifier

Alison Donnelly - Scrumqueens

Confirmation may not come until next week, but two well-placed sources told The Telegraph on Thursday night that Borthwick’s appointment was inevitable

Gavin Mairs - The Telegraph

Costello...points out that oftentimes a sense of gloom and even the fear of doom brings out the best in the Irish provinces.

‘Leinster or Munster of old would kick Toulon up and down the pitch’ 

Murray Kinsella -

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