Monday, November 21, 2016

Front Five - 21.11.16

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

ICYMI click here for a selection
of online comments after Ireland v New Zealand

Ross and the now-retired Nathan White were always going to be Schmidt's first choice at last year's World Cup but including Furlong was all part of the Kiwi's masterplan.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent


Ireland's Conor Murray, the All Blacks' TJ Perenara and England's Ben Youngs is up there too, but Genia easily belongs in their company.

Paul Cully - Sydney Morning Herald


"Rugby has evolved, but the Springboks have not. There is a need for a massive mindset change."


“We’re licking our wounds to be honest, we were too loose at times and we got punished,” said Dan Lydiate

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian


Peyper and his support crew penalised New Zealand for a stack of high hits...However, only Malakai Fekitoa saw yellow.

Patrick McCarry -


Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, 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