Friday, September 07, 2018

Front Five - 07.09.18

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

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...the Blues are well-known for their excellence in jackaling over tackled players to earn possession.  The next highest average for turnovers in the Pro14? Yes, it’s this weekend’s opponents, Wayne Pivac’s Scarlets

Murray Kinsella -

Jordi Murphy will make his debut for Ulster on the openside against Edinburgh

The Front Row Union

It’s a fixture they have enjoyed mixed fortunes in, with seven wins, six losses and a draw so far on their league trips to Glasgow.

John Fallon - Irish Examiner

...with former Connacht coach Michael Bradley bringing a confident Zebre side to the Sportsground on Saturday after opening with a bonus-point win, Andy Friend will have his charges on guard.

RTÉ Rugby

Leinster 'A' begin their campaign in Malone RFC against Ulster, and they have handed opportunities to plenty of the province's young talents.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

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