Friday, February 23, 2018

Front Five - 23.02.18

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

Leinster v Southern Kings
Ireland U20 v Wales U20
France v Italy
Munster v Glasgow...
...all matches I'd want to watch 
as they happen and I'm sure I'm not alone

I am not sure why he would get more credence than (Argentina coach) Daniel Hourcade who was really impressed or (former Springboks boss) Allister Coetzee who was really impressed.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

All of 53 points separate Leinster from the Conference’s basement side, making them hot favourites to secure a bonus-point victory on home soil.

Daire Walsh -

To provide a platform Ireland will need to be rock solid in the setpiece and look to halfbacks Johnny Stewart and Harry Byrne to provide control and direction.

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

Mathieu Bastareaud returns in the midfield, where he will partner Geoffrey Doumayrou, while it is also all change in the back three.

Rugby Redefined

“I am just enjoying every moment that I can in a Munster jersey”

Charlie Mulqueen - Irish Examiner

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