Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Front Five - 21.02.18

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

Massive test ahead for Andrew Porter
but he's well able for it

At 22, the powerful Porter is clearly being earmarked for big things by the coach

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

Gatland’s history with Ireland means that there’s always an extra edge when these two teams meet, but he was in no mood to build up Saturday’s opponents.

Brian Barry - Pundit Arena

"...there’s nothing more rewarding than coming on with 10 or 15 minutes to go against France and you’ve learned your roles, you do everything right, you clean out the last ruck, back to Johnny"

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

St Mary’s had their own strengths, recognising they had to meet muscle with muscle while looking to create on the outside.

Irish Times

"Might take me a while to fit into the 2xl but it’s really appreciated bud. Good luck this weekend👊🏻👊🏻👊🏻"

Matthew Gault -

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