Saturday, October 15, 2016

Front Five - 15.10.16

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

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"At some stage those young guys have to step up. Joey's come in this season and we're happy with the way he's come through." - Leo Cullen

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent


“Everything we did last year was about getting into the Champions Cup,” said Pat Lam. “Now we need to perform.”

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times


This was a test of character as much as ability and Gregor
Townsend’s men passed on both counts

Duncan Smith - The Scotsman


If we are being brutally honest, rugby as a global game has not expanded its reach since the inception of the first Rugby World Cup in 1987.

The Blitz Defence


"I'd go into GAA stadia all over the world and you'd always have some fella shouting 'you're in the wrong place! You're at the wrong game!'"

Conor Neville -


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