Saturday, April 02, 2016

Front Five - 02.04.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Looking forward to seeing you all
at the Aviva this evening!

I'm guessing there will be a much better atmosphere mainly because the fans will mostly be real fans and not picnickers who didn't even bother to come out to welcome the Irish team on to the field against Scotland.
Billy Keane - Irish Independent

Connacht had O’Leary and Sean O’Brein sin binned in the last 12 minutes but Ulster couldn’t score.
Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

Without a coach since Heyneke Meyer stepped down after leading the ‘Bokke’ to a third place World Cup finish, former South African Assistant Coach Allister Coetzee has emerged as a frontrunner
Hefin Jones - Pundit Arena

...a radical shake-up is being discussed, with an end to matches being played during international windows another possibility
Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

"he didn't say he wanted to see me play for the Springboks, he said 'I want to see you play international rugby'"
Mikey Traynor -

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