Friday, June 23, 2017

Front Five - 23.06.17

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

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"There is no, 'Aw, we'll get through this and be on holidays'. It's, 'I'm putting on that green jersey and I don't know when there will be a next time'."

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

"I think the real moment of focus for me this year was when Stuart Lancaster came into Leinster."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

...there is no point trying to do what someone else did."

Chris Jones - BBC Rugby

The 26-year-old two-test All Black put pen to paper on a long-term deal with the London club, completing a switch from Irish side Munster.

The 24-year-old recently left Connacht after three seasons and is currently unattached, having previously been with Grenoble in France.

Eoin O'Callaghan -

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