Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Front Five - 17.02.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Glad to see Irish rugby’s latest
“worst kept secret” namely Henshaw to Leinster
is finally confirmed, partly because of the possibilities
of our back line, but also because it can’t help to
have such uncertainty dragging on mid-season

The whole process, we did everything we can, but again it comes back to the player's decision. You respect the player's decision.
John Fallon - Irish Independent

The province yesterday announced the re-signing of 17 players with Healy, Eoin Reddan, Isaac Boss and Hayden Triggs not on the list.
Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times

"Foul play, I understand. But it is a bit of a debacle when you have got guys lining up conversions and it comes back."
Daniel Schofield - Telegraph

Football has a huge following in Argentina but it will help rugby union that the high quality of Super Rugby is on TV.
Oscar Jimenez - Green & Gold Rugby

"Have Six Nations disciplinary chiefs gone soft on foul play?"
PJ Browne -

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