Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Front Five - 23.08.16

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

If we're supposed to take the Lions concept seriously
then should a national union really be in a position
to say whether or not their coach is available?

Jones himself has said he is “completely unavailable” in order to focus on building for Japan 2019.

Irish Times


"When people start to feel that what is being presented to them is the chance of a lifetime for the country, they will back it."

Kevin Doyle - Irish Independent


While Taute’s contract is only for five months, Munster director of rugby Rassie Erasmus plans to extend it.

Vodacom Rugby


It is the focus of every kick, scrummage, ruck, and try but not all rugby balls are created equal.

David Fleenor - WorldRugbyShop.com


Racing went on to ultimately lose 15-9 but, you know, it was still pretty cool.

Eoin Lúc Ó Ceallaigh - The42.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