Friday, September 29, 2017

Front Five - 29.09.17

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

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Although he has long been a key leader in the ranks, the armband is rarely assigned to the out-half who captains the province for only the third time.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

A Springbok assistant coach under Heyneke Meyer, he is the only surviving member of the coaching ticket which took South Africa to the World Cup semi-finals in 2015

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

“Scarlets are a champion team. They are very strong across the board. They know how to win”

John Fallon - Irish Examiner

Anthony Watson is another who was unable to partake in England training in Oxford on Monday, with eight players in total missing out on the session.

Gavan Casey -

“We’ve discarded all of the guys who have the experience of beating the world’s best teams.“

Matthew Wood - Talking Rugby Union

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