Saturday, January 11, 2020

Front Five - 11.01.20

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

Ye gods, that Bath v Harlequins match was awful.
Almost made me want to do something else 
on a Friday evening other than watch rugby! 😜

For Leinster, the next fortnight is all about sticking to their principles as they look to finish the Champions Cup pool stages as top seeds.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

Clermont will have to shrug off the fitful nature of their performances that has seen them lose six of 13 matches in the French Top 14.

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

...though they surely arrive too late to rescue Connacht from Champions Cup elimination, it’s well worth going out with a bang.

Sean Farrell -

...a 16th season of European Cup rugby will officially be (Bath's) worst if they are toppled by Ulster next Saturday...

Planet Rugby

The run of form which has seen just two wins from the last seven starts has prompted debates from barstools to national radio station studios...

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

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