Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Front Five - 10.01.17

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

Click here for our 
Leinster v Zebre writeup

...and click here for our article
"In defence of the player project system"
an antidote to the Paul Kimmage position

The pacey hooker has been acting as back-up to Ireland skipper Rory Best in recent seasons and will be a loss to Joe Schmidt if he's not available.

Irish Independent

The former England captain will be sidelined for 12 weeks and so will play no part in the Six Nations.

Talking Rugby Union

...for the first time since 2010 the average crowd has dipped below 13,000

Gavin Mortimer - Rugby World

"...(Bucharest) have two other sides, one is associated with the Police and the other with the Army so now they (The Romanian Rugby Union) are trying to develop interest in the club scene there."

Barry Coughlan - Irish Examiner

"He Is Depriving Someone Who Was Born And Raised Here Of Playing In That Position"

Conall Cahill - Balls.ie

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