Thursday, December 05, 2019

Front Five - 05.12.19

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

Ah, the review stage has arrived...

"...the benefit you get from losing, you actually learn more so he’s got that benefit and he’s now in charge of running the show."

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

"Of all the Rugby World Cups that Ireland have participated in you can understand why this one would the most disappointing"

RTÉ Rugby

Barnes had initially intended to retire following the recent Rugby World Cup in Japan but will be a key cog for the 2020 Championship

Six Nations Rugby

 "...when you look at the other eleven clubs, none operate without that powerful Director of Rugby to oversee everything and back up a head coach."

Maurice Brosnan -

 "We are very comfortable that three of the games, two of which are Test matches, will be played at altitude."

Huge Rugby

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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