Friday, August 23, 2019

Front Five - 23.08.19

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

Watch our Instagram feed 
for our video Ireland v England preview
around lunchtime Friday

"...he's telling everyone what needs to be done, he'll be running the show just like Johnny would do when he's playing."

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

Schmidt has concerns...that the current focus is removing choice for the tackler.

Murray Kinsella -

...a few weeks from the World Cup...he pairs Tom Curry and Sam Underhill together for the first time.

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

...teenage rookie Jordan Petaia has been named...alongside the veteran Adam Ashley-Cooper

Reg Roberts - Green & Gold Rugby

At 10:00 BST the 40 teams in Europe’s elite club competitions will discover the first stage of their path to glory

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