Saturday, November 04, 2017

Front Five - 04.11.17

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

After the WRWC, Leinster preseason and 
first ten weeks of the campaign,
we're taking a teeny break ahead of 
the November internationals.
And I MEAN teeny - back Sunday evening 😁

There wasn’t much tackling going on.

Rory Baldwin - Scottish Rugby Blog

Defeats rankle with Joe Schmidt but none of them are on the scale of the World Cup quarter-final defeat to Argentina.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Munster...went into overdrive to send coach Rassie Erasmus off in style in his final game at the helm before returning to South Africa.

Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

Once he becomes an Ireland international, his minutes will be managed and he will miss tranches of Connacht's season.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"...he was 26 and heading for 27 and knew he had to go and try and play rugby."

Patrick McCarry -

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