Friday, April 22, 2016

Front Five - 22.04.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Best of luck to Bernard Jackman & Grenoble tonight

...any seasoned professional player or media member will always expect the unexpected when it comes to team announcements.
Victor Costello - Irish Independent

“...there’s something not adding up when you consider the amount of players who play for Ireland and play very well for Ireland, and the amount of those players in the Leinster squad."
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Quins are keen to win something this year as a leaving present for O’Shea, who is heading to Italy at the end of the season to coach the national side.
Robert Kitson - The Guardian

...the shamrock is a symbol that is prominent across both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, and a suitable emblem for a team that is made up of players from Leinster, Munster, Connacht and Ulster.
Paul Wassell - Pundit Arena

“I don’t think I’d be able to look at myself in the mirror and not have challenged myself to be that first-choice out-half in a club when my career ended.”
Murray Kinsella -

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