Friday, June 05, 2020

Front Five - 05.06.20

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

ICYMI click here for our latest
RetroRugby podcast where I talk to
Richard Mifsud about the 2018
Heineken Champions Cup semifinal

"...if you'd play a Six Nations tournament in that autumn that would combine with fixtures next year and for the first time ever you'd have home and away. It's possible."

RTÉ Rugby

"As long as we can complete the tournament they should be allowed to participate for as long as they keep on winning."

"The best thing about it has been the internal connections coaches have made. This should help when they are recruiting a player in the future."

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Te’o has now returned to rugby league with the Broncos, who he previously played for from 2009 until 2012.

Murray Kinsella -

"I'd be classed as a full-time employee from a rugby perspective, and then I have a forwards coach, a defence coach."

Shane Hannon - Off The Ball
(hat-tip Joe Sheppard)

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