Thursday, December 22, 2016

Front Five - 22.12.16

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

It's not so much the length of disciplinary
bans I'd question, rather their effectiveness.
The Montpellier suspensions give 
their players the Christmas season off
but they'll be back for the same tournament
in which they committed their offences

“We can’t play everyone in both games...It’s where you have the depth in you squad. I think that’s what Leinster have done really well.

Johnny Watterson - Irish Times

The South African admits to almost being at a loss to understand what was going on when the sides met at the Aviva Stadium in October.

Charlie Mulqueen - Irish Examiner

The Montpellier prop, Davit Kubriashvili, has been suspended for three weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing

The fixture, which falls outside the designated international window, will help mark the 125th anniversary of the New Zealand union

Marc Hinton -

"Pat has had a big influence on all of the boys, and especially myself, he has really improved my game."

John Fallon -

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

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