Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Front Five - 07.02.17

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


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Scotland v Ireland writeup

...team manager Paul Dean said he had a bruised shoulder but added that the plan was for the Wexford native to train.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

Joey Carbery, Mike Ross and Fergus McFadden also fit for Benetton Treviso clash

Daire Walsh - Irish Times

Italy's medics believe Parisse has avoided serious injury, but must still prove his match fitness this week.

RTÉ Rugby

Just over a fortnight ago his lawyer back in South Africa Frikkie Erasmus told media there that reports linking the 36-times Springbok with a return home.

John Fallon - The42.ie

...the Springbok scrumhalf played with the conviction that there was never an opponent he could not beat, a try he could not score, or a tackle he could not make.


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