Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Front Five - 05.12.18

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

ICYMI click here for this week's
80-word reviews which include all
of Leinster's opponents up to 
the end of January

Interesting to see how different
publications reported the same set
of quotes by Nigel Melville,
soon to become interim CEO of RFU

Stuart Lancaster's training sessions feature long ball-in-play periods in which players are tasked with retaining their focus through series after series

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

"I’ll talk to anyone who has the requisite talent to do the job for us."

"Warren's a very good coach. I'll speak to Warren and a number of others."

John Ryan, Niall Scannell, Rory Scannell, Darren Sweetnam, Jack O’Donoghue, JJ Hanrahan, Alex Wootton, Fineen Wycherley, Calvin Nash, Rhys Marshall, Arno Botha, and Jeremy Loughman

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

...former Test hooker Brendan Cannon says the long-term solution to the (Wallabies') woes is David Nucifora.

ESPN (via AAP)

Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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