Monday, September 02, 2019

Front Five - 02.09.19

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 Wales v Ireland

The 31-man squad will be submitted to World Rugby on Monday but unlike almost all others, the names won’t be announced until next Sunday

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

"I'm happy to come through fit and fine, a few mistakes, a bit rusty, but I feel like it won't take me long to pick up where I left off."

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent

All national team coaches will be allowed to make changes to their provisional, submitted squads up until Sunday, September 8.

Patrick McCarry -

The headline act behind the scrum sees Patchell chosen as fly-half back-up to Dan Biggar

Paul Abbandonato - WalesOnline

Under NFL rules, he will be unable to be promoted to the active roster in 2019.

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