Thursday, January 12, 2017

Front Five - 12.01.17

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

No Leinster stories for once
but the team to face Montpellier
is named today at noon stay tuned
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"I think that this would be a terrific place to host the Rugby World Cup.”

Ruadhán Mac Cormaic - Irish Times

Ulster have tried to recruit some back-row talent from other provinces but have been unable to convince their targets to move

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

“Everyone knows that when they are given a shot, they have to perform or the next guy will come in and do a job."

Charlie Mulqueen - Irish Examiner

SportsJOE understands that Clermont Auvergne assistant coach Jono Gibbes is the frontrunner to replace Pat Lam

Patrick McCarry -

Rory Best’s performances with Ireland catapulted him into contention after Ireland recorded victories over New Zealand, Australia and South Africa.

Alan Drumm - 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

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