Thursday, March 31, 2016

Front Five - 31.03.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
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The Irish Rugby Supporters Club

"I just kind of focus on…the opinions of coaches and then the senior players at Leinster, try to keep the feet to the ground and not look to far ahead, just focus on each week and each game."
David Kelly – Irish Independent

“Our season hasn’t gone quite to plan so there is probably a bit of frustration in our group to go up there and play with our hearts and hopefully with a bit more passion than we have this year.”
John Fallon - Irish Times

With Connacht signing Boshoff it's increasingly less like MacGinty will be back at Connacht, mainly due to what would be a lack of playing time.
Curtis Reed - This Is American Rugby

"...the key for any team, especially at this level, is developing depth and that’s going to be a big focus of mine moving forward.”
RTÉ Rugby

The current deal between the LNR and broadcaster Canal+ is worth €70 million per season to the Top 14 clubs, rising to €72 million by the 2018/19 campaign.
Murray Kinsella -

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