Sunday, October 09, 2016

Front Five - 09.10.16

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

Our thoughts are with Hayden Triggs & family
click here for his official statement

(hat-tip Conor Cronin)

One of the attractions of this fixture is its timing: a stepping stone to the upper tier that is European competition

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent


It seems at this stage that all the gameplanning and coaching in the world can’t stop a team that is just superior in every way shape and form.

Jack O'Toole - Pundit Arena


French players tend to stay in the Top 14, where the rewards, like the demands in a 14-strong league, are high.

Paul Rees - The Guardian


The latest (project player) to sneak under the radar is Rhys Marshall, a hooker who signed for Munster this week.

Adam Hathaway - Rugby World


Leinster deserved to win and could have won by more but equally they could have won by less as Munster gift wrapped a few points for them!

Gayl - WestTerraceView


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