Sunday, February 16, 2020

Front Five - 16.02.20

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

Nobody is more lazy than a columnist
who uses a straw rugby fan to write an article.
Just using Sweeney's own logic.

The Leinster win was built around the decision making and generalship of McGrath as well as the many metres eaten up by the home pack with the driving maul. 

Gavin Rich -

The Welsh region had won one game in 16 outings this season across all competitions and were propping up Conference A

Richard Mulligan - Belfast Newsletter

The win gives real momentum to their Guinness Pro14 knock-out stage hopes and Heineken Champions Cup qualification

John Fallon -

Saracens have received assurances from the Lions and England that competing in the Championship will not harm the ambitions of their internationals

Rugby fans are the Jehovah's Witnesses of Irish sport.

Eamonn Sweeney - Irish Independent

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