Friday, April 29, 2016

Front Five - 29.04.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Best of luck to both Munster and Connacht in their big matches tonight

"(Iain Henderson) is an unbelievable athlete, unbelievably strong. He doesn't even try in the gym and he's racking up PBs (personal bests),"
Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

...there was little to cheer over the past few days as Foley maintained his dignity in the face of an internal, bloodless coup.
Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

Pat Lam has brought Jack Carty back into his XV, with the out-half having made his return from spleen surgery in the victory over Munster two weekends ago.
Murray Kinsella -

"The other day I watched on television Leicester play Gloucester and the ground was packed. Then I switched over for the Scarlets and Glasgow: it was another good game but a full stadium makes such a difference." - Dragons head coach Kingsley Jones
Paul Rees - The Guardian
(hat-tip Diarmuid Tempany)

“I do not look at it in that way (Leinster being a bogey team)...We just happen to be the one in the league they continually beat." - Rory Best
Belfast Newsletter

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