Thursday, February 16, 2017

Front Five - 16.02.17

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

Schools rugby never fails to amaze
when it comes to levels of coaching and skills

"One of the things I picked up was how professional he was,"

Cian Treacy - Irish Independent

"I was born in New Zealand to hard working Samoan parents, I was educated in New Zealand and worked as a schoolteacher and a professional rugby coach in New Zealand."

NZ Herald

...with the World Cup on the horizon, it is the audience on RTÉ2 in Ireland that stands out.

John Birch -

The news will come as a major setback for coach Vern Cotter who highly values Laidlaw’s leadership and goalkicking accuracy.

DUncan Smith - The Scotsman

The style of rugby occasionally enters the realm of the astonishing, and today was one such, bewitching example.

Gavin Cooney -

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