Thursday, November 14, 2019

Front Five - 14.11.19

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

Looking forward to the European kickoff

"I am happy with my form, but it's a funny one because it's basically the start of the season now and I haven't done anything yet."

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

...head coach Andy Friend said that Connacht will just have to perform with the hand they are dealt with.

John Fallon -

Best, 37, has been given the armband by Barbarians coach Eddie Jones for the first of a three-game series.

BBC Rugby

...the arrival of Milner-Skudder, who has not played any rugby since November 3 last year, is now in jeopardy due to shoulder complications.

NZ Herald

"The panel did not accept the player’s explanation that his leg extended to assist his balance in the air and prevent him from falling backwards."

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

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