Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Front Five - 31.01.17

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

Click here for yesterday's post
on Leinster's season so far

(Rob Kearney's) presence at yesterday's press conference would indicate that his reign as Ireland's full-back is not quite over yet.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"He's into detail, he's very good at coaching the detail and the players have a huge amount of respect for him and play for him. I think he's very special. He's a very special coach."

Tom Hamilton - ESPN.co.uk

"Rugby is about dominating collisions but if we are risking concussions then it's not really worth it."

Pauk Cully - Stuff.co.nz

“(Ireland) is without a doubt as tough an opening match as you could have,”

Duncan Smith - The Scotsman

“I remember getting my first mouthguard when I was two or three, trying to put it in. I’ve always had a rugby ball in my hand."

Murray Kinsella - The42.ie

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