Monday, September 23, 2019

Front Five - 23.09.19

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

On the hoopla surrounding Tadhg Furlong,
while you could make an argument about the contact,
if you see his entry as anything but "through the gate"
then I'd seriously question your motives

 Schmidt may err on the side of caution and instead pitch Sexton in against the Russians before wrapping him in cotton wool for the Samoa clash.

Rúaidhrí O'Connor - Irish Independent

"They just converted mistakes into territory, mistakes into points directly. They've got a template we all know about."

Duncan Smith - The Scotsman

Talismanic captain Sergio Parisse...even he admitted it was “not maybe a really nice match to see”

Manu Tuilagi deservedly won the man of the match award and he is going to be the first name on England’s team sheet. 

Charlie Inglefield - Last Word On Rugby

If Reece Hodge is to be made an example of...where’s the outrage been with Ireland’s Tadgh Furlong?

Christy Doran -

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