Friday, September 01, 2017

Front Five - 01.09.17

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

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"Almost without realising it, players are putting themselves under huge pressure and not dealing with it properly."

Ryan Bailey -

Christian Lealiifano, John Cooney and Jean Deysel all make their competitive bows for the province

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

"We're asking (scrum halves) not to chuck it into the second row..."

Curtis Reed - This Is American Rugby

In these islands last season, two relatively unstarry teams, Exeter Chiefs and Scarlets, scooped the two major prizes from beneath the noses of their wealthier, higher-profile rivals.

Rob Kitson - The Guardian

They are a club going in the right direction and with plenty of potential both on and off the field.

Brian Lowry - Irish Independent

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