Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Front Five - 01.05.18

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

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Connacht v Leinster writeup

The Ireland coach is keen not to get caught in the same bind as he was in 2015 when Ian Madigan went to the World Cup as Johnny Sexton's back-up

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

The report suggests that an announcement from Connacht could be made in the near future

Simon O'Keeffe - Pundit Arena

McFarland spent almost a decade in the Connacht coaching ranks before moving to Glasgow in 2015.

Belfast Newsletter

Only two from the party...have yet to be recalled by France coach Jacques Brunel. The remaining players will face no further sanctions

The42.ie [via AFP]

Under Richard Cockerill’s charge for the first time this season, Edinburgh have become the dark horses of the competition

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

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