Friday, February 22, 2019

Front Five - 22.02.19

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

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"We were 21-0 up after some nice easy, flowing tries and we thought we could phone it in or keep cruising along for the last 60 minutes."

Ciarán Ó Raghallaigh - Irish Examiner

"The reason I see hope for Italian rugby is the fact that both club teams are a lot more competitive now. Treviso in fact are a proper team."

David Kelly - Irish Independent

"...for me, I’m nowhere near reffing a Six Nations game at the moment and I won’t be for another couple of years. I need to keep the head down and...earn my stripes."

Leicester Tigers were simply unable to compete with the financial might of the Racing and its billionaire benefactor – Jacky Lorenzetti.

Ian Cameron - RugbyPass

"Look, we won't be going out there trying to antagonise him because that's not in our make-up. We'll just go out there and play."

Ben James - WalesOnline

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