Monday, August 19, 2019

Front Five - 19.08.19

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

Leinster v Coventry writeup
will post Monday evening

Of the quintet already deemed surplus to requirements...Cooney's omission caught most people by surprise.

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

“There are things we can control better ourselves and that’s what we will try to do, moving forward. We weren’t happy the way that we handled it.”

Ciarán Ó Raghallaigh - Irish Examiner

Townsend names his 31-man squad on September 3 and he believes the result at the Allianz Riviera will be a wake-up call

Andy Newport - The (British) Independent

“Now we’ve got some genuine competition and it will be good to see how it unfolds.” difficult can it be to organise six rounds of fixtures and ask the TV companies to pick which ones they would like to televise?

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