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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.”
”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 - The42.ie
"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."
"...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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