Saturday, July 08, 2017

Front Five - 08.07.17

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

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“I’d be lying if I said I don’t look back on the Lions’ history and see legends of the game who are still in the spotlight because of what they’ve done years ago."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Without more money coming in, it will be ever harder to compete with English and French clubs in the European competitions, harder also to retain players.

Alan Massie - The Scotsman

Grobler played 20 times last season for Racing, including a start against Munster in he Champions Cup. He scored five tries in that time.

Barry Coughlan - Irish Examiner

“Everything is working our way towards being a Champions Cup team. To do that we have got to do everything at an international standard.”

Sean McMahon - Pundit Arena

Their bid game is strong but have they got.... Bernard Brogan?

Patrick McCarry -

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