Saturday, September 10, 2016

Front Five - 10.09.16

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

ICYMI click here for our post titled
"Thoughts on Gatland, Lancaster & Glasgow v Leinster"...

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A relatively daunting first outing for Stuart Lancaster in his re-incarnation as a senior coach

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times


A lot will be made of Keatley’s performance (and he was certainly poor for the most part) but he wasn’t helped by an extremely erratic performance from both of his scrumhalves.

Three Red Kings


What got particular traction was O'Driscoll's tweet in response to one New Zealander: "you lot are so blinded by your beloved team. It bangs of not having a whole lot else". He later deleted that tweet, admitting it was petty.

Sinead Kissane - Irish Independent


Weir’s speculative kick into the right-hand corner drew a shocking misjudgment by Scarlets’ star full-back Liam Williams.

Duncan Smith - The Scotsman


"I think he’s put together a brilliant coaching team, brilliant backroom staff, and Ireland seem to be getting better and better."

Murray Kinsella -


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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