Thursday, March 17, 2016

Front Five - St Patrick's Day 2016

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Many thanks to our Heineken/Off The Ball competition winners
Aoibhin Kenny and Rachael O’Brien
for sending in photos from last night’s event in the RDS

Heineken otb 2"If we were programmed not to offload, we'd never look to do that. To us it's laughable at times, how much people home in on this and focus in on it."
Raf Diallo - Newstalk's Off The Ball

The scene of the medic remonstrating on television with the referee as he did his job was a bad look for schools rugby.
Ger Gilroy - Irish Independent

ex-Blackrock College student Dylan Fawsitt...was part of the same 2009 Leinster Schools Senior Cup-winning team as Andrew Conway, Jordi Murphy, Denis Buckley and Dave Heffernan
Murray Kinsella -

It was believed verbal abuse of a player based on religion, race, colour, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation or otherwise carries an entry-point sanction of four weeks.
Gareth Griffiths - WalesOnline

The fact that Jones is an Aussie seems to make England’s success all the more difficult for the Kiwis to swallow.
Alan Drumm - Pundit Arena

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP
Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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