Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Front Five - 14.12.16

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

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"(Ross Byrne) controls the game really well and has very high standards for himself. You saw that, how well he did when he came on in a tight situation at the weekend.”

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

Confirmation that Marnitz Boshoff is out for three months has compounded the situation at out-half

John Fallon - Irish Independent

"Overall, (Saturday) certainly has put a different colour on the pool, but it is only part of a job done"

Jonathan Bradley - Belfast Telegraph

The big news was an increase of $70 million in the player payment pool from $121m to $191m over the next three years.

Liam Napier -

Munster’s hectic fixture list continues while the 10 other Pro12 sides are currently marked for a weekend off during the opening round of the Six Nations.

Sean Farrell -

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