Thursday, March 16, 2017

Front Five - 16.03.17

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

Brace yourself for a Twitter outrage storm
if Joe does name the same starting XV

Jared Payne could come on to the Ireland bench in place of the injured Tommy Bowe in the sole change to the 23

Ruairidh O'Connor

Three Ulster players take part in this historic match with, Donegal’s finest, Larissa Muldoon starting at scrum half.

Front Row Union

England may already be assured of the championship but arrive in Dublin chasing a Grand Slam, an accolade Nigel Carolan’s side are determined to deny them.

Irish Times

The scenario raises the prospect of the privately-owned Rebels and cash-strapped Brumbies merging.

The Guardian (via AAP)

"It's a bit like Munster and Leinster merging."

Ben Kiely -

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

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