Sunday, November 24, 2019

Front Five - 24.11.19

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

Not a bad return for Irish provinces
overall against four French sides

It sets up the pre-Christmas back-to-back games against Pool 1’s other unbeaten side, Northampton Saints

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

...a last-gasp JJ Hanrahan drop-goal attempt, which would have won the game for the men in red, drifted agonisingly wide.

Sean McMahon - Pundit Arena

...they had to wait until the final play of the game to seal all five points.

Declan Whooley - RTÉ Rugby

The fly-half stepped up with the clock having hit 80 and landed a tricky penalty to put the seal on a 35-32 success.

Tom Vickers - Northampton Chronicle

"I think we didn’t prioritise the Six Nations how we normally would have."

Órla Ryan -

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