Monday, January 22, 2018

Front Five - 22.01.18

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

Saracens, you say?  Bring 'em on.

Should they beat Sarries and Scarlets see off La Rochelle, Leinster will also have home advantage for their semi-final. If, however, the Top 14 outfit overturn the PRO14 champions in Wales, Leinster will be on the road to France.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

There comes a time in every big win when you feel the opposition break. It’s rarely a spectacular moment.

Three Red Kings

When all was said and done at the Ricoh Arena, it felt like Ulster had finished third in a two-horse race.

Irish Times

“It wouldn’t hold any fears to go away from home. We’ve proved that away at Wasps, three weeks ago, Welford Road five weeks ago. Even at Clermont but in the past.“

Gavin Mairs - Telegraph

With the ground staff desperately trying to relieve the pitch of its biblical pourings of rain, there was a special guest in attendance.

Arthur James O'Dea -

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

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