Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Front Five - 31.05.16

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Apologies for the Pro12 final writeup being late
Couldn’t be helped unfortunately
We’ll have it for you today

“Luke was sensational in (the Pro12 semifinal). One of the Leinster players who did have a good game at the weekend was Dave Kearney, he did some very good stuff."
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

For the majority of the players, and the coaching ticket, Farrell brings a fresh voice and a welter of experience from his time as England and Lions coach
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Strauss has been chosen to captain the Boks now for the opposite reason that he was denied the captaincy on those occasions when it became available during Heyneke Meyer’s tenure
Gavin Rich - SuperSport

"You can see what it meant to the fans and it’s always great to see more and more people love the game.”
Sean Farrell - The42.ie

Rugby Onslaught

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