Friday, February 03, 2017

Front Five - 03.02.17

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

Great to see full TV coverage
for both the Women AND Woflpuppies tonight
best of luck to both squads

Click here for our latest "Rugby on TV" feature a season where they will consider their toughest games at home, against England and France, they will be confident about getting off with a win.

Alison Donnelly - ScrumQueens

Nigel Carolan, the Ireland U20s coach, would equate the game at that level to the bottom end of a Guinness PRO12 game in terms of intensity if not physicality

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

Considering that the U-20s feature six players from the province in their match-day 23, and Tom Tierney's Women's team has five Munster players, there is sure to be some split loyalties tonight.

Declan Rooney - Irish Independent

"I can feel a nervousness within the group - they know it is a big game - and they are ready to roll their sleeves up and have a go."

Jamie Borthwick - STV News

"I enjoy him in the media, I really like when he talks about coaching and what he wants the team to do and all that kind of stuff."

Sean McMahon -

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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