Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Front Five - 24.05.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Following an x-ray on his arm, Nacewa has been given a clean bill of health, while Te’o’s calf problem is not serious.
Tom Rooney - Irish Independent

"You would also worry a little bit for Connacht that this pressure game, a final, history in the making, all that wears on players' heads"
Raf Diallo - Newstalk's Off The Ball

Ireland start as favourites and, while Trinidad will cause no difficulties, China are more than capable of causing real problems
John Birch - ScrumQueens

In terms of technical ability, tactical awareness and sheer togetherness, Saracens and Exeter Chiefs have stood out from the chasing pack this season.
Charlie Morgan - Rugby World

…the short time between semi-finals and finals also ensured a scramble for transport. Both sets of fans were undoubtedly attempting to book flights moments after the final whistle
PJ Browne - Balls.ie

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