Thursday, September 28, 2017

Front Five - 28.09.17

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

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of Leinster's European opponents Exeter Chiefs

"I knew it [injury] would happen one day, it is rugby and you are going to get hurt, but I didn’t think it would be such a serious injury.”

Ultimate Rugby

”I hope it’s a blessing in disguise but we’re the ones who have to make it a blessing in disguise.”

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

The northern province initially hoped to have the 28-time capped South African international available for the round four clash with Dragons, but are wary of fast tracking his return before he’s 100% ready.

Ryan Bailey -

"The season is relentless and there is always another big game around the corner. When you lose, you've got to move on pretty sharpish."

Sky Sports

"...if a player genuinely feels they could have been better prepared surely there’s an onus on him to say so."

Joel Slattery - Pundit Arena

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