Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Leinster team announcement today
"It will be fierce but we are ready for that fight"
Marcus Ó Buachalla - Irish Independent
“Teams are a lot more wary of us now. The challenge each week becomes harder, but I think we’ve developed in the sense that we’ve found ways to win tricky games.“
Scarlets star John Barclay insists European Champions Cup semi-final is bigger than winning the Guinness PRO12 title
Rob Lloyd - WalesOnline
A litany of poor decisions in recent years have seriously hurt the province
Johnny Watterson - Irish Times
...it’s also the semi-finals of the British & Irish Cup – a tournament that bloods the lower tiers of the games in a cross-border competition.
Due to strikes in rail company SNCF and Air France, traveling to Bordeaux for the Paris fanbase is looking increasingly difficult.
Maurice Brosnan - Balls.ie
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