Saturday, February 18, 2017

Front Five - 18.02.17

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

Fingers crossed last night's five points
don't come at too big a cost for Leinster & Ireland

Josh van der Flier damaged his AC joint and the early indications are not good as he looks to be a major doubt for Ireland's clash against France next weekend.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

It is tantamount to knockout rugby from here on in with next weekend’s visit of France to Dublin serving as the quarter-final.

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

“Donncha might be 37 years old but he’s an outstanding professional who looks after himself incredibly well"

Sean McMahon -

Gloucester’s three tries were the result of Saracens mistakes.

Pauk Rees - The Guardian

Scarlets lock Tadhg Beirne's back-spinning hybrid kick will sicken most flyhalves with envy

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