Thursday, January 05, 2017

Front Five - 05.01.17

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

Manu can certainly bring a lot to a side
and it's a shame he's had such bad luck 
but as far as England are concerned
they'll be fine without him

"Tadhg will be out with Ireland in the games coming up so it will be an opportunity for myself. Younger guys like Jeremy (Loughman) and Heff (Oisin Heffernan) will be pushing hard too."

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

First off, I need to make sure Connacht do well and hopefully we can do that

John Fallon - Irish Examiner

"In any walk of life if people question your pride and effort you have to be angered and motivated by it and you are going to prove them wrong."

Belfast Newsletter

“Rassie always preaches 'play what you see', even if it's on your own try-line"

John Fallon (again!) -

News of the injury is a massive blow to England’s preparations for their Six Nations title defence and for the player himself, it represents another worrying time for the Samoan native.

Gary Brennan - Pundit Arena

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