Monday, January 07, 2019

Front Five - 07.01.19

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

ICYMI click here for a selection
of online comments after Leinster v Ulster

"Toulouse were the team that we always wanted to be like. I think back to watching the European final when they played against Cardiff in 1996."

David Kelly - Irish Independent

...this was a win achieved with not just spirit and resilience of character, but the variety of a gameplan that has slowly taken root over the first four months of the season.

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

His ball-carrying included two clean breaks, four defenders beaten, three offloads, one try and one assist.

Patrick McCarry -

The hosts had won only one of their last 13 fixtures in all competitions (via PA Sport)

1. Stade Français 313,000
2. Toulouse 295,000
3. Leinster 258,000

The Blitz Defence

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

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