Monday, August 05, 2019

Front Five - 05.08.19

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

Tick tock tick tock
Just a few days left
and we're back in the
thick of rugby season 

Winning all four matches is not imperative, in the grander scheme, but Ireland would like some winning momentum on their way to Japan

Patrick McCarry -

"It's only the days and the weeks after it that you (realise you) can't win everything, things can go poorly and that individually I can play badly."

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

For Cheika, it’s about...working out who his best 23 is and bedding in his new attacking and defensive structures after swiftly sacking his assistant coach Stephen Larkham

Christy Doran -

“If you start thinking [about] not getting injured, then that is when you tend to get injured, stuff doesn’t seem to go as you would wish."

Anthony Woolford - WalesOnline

He’s small but deadly.

Rugby Onslaught

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