Monday, September 07, 2020

Front Five - 07.09.20

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

It's hard for any Leinster fan to say
"Farrell should get at least 2 weeks"
without it sounding totally biased, but still...
Farrell should definitely get at least 2 weeks.

“Anyone who knows Mads knows he is big time.”

Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

He stood at the side of the pitch at Allianz Park until Atkinson was able to walk off, before offering his hand in apology.

BBC Rugby

"It would have been class to get to a final and win it, but we worked our asses off to get here."

Sean Farrell -

Clérmont went on to edge a thrilling match 33-30 having been in cruise control at halftime 23-5

Plans for the Rugby Championship to be staged entirely in New Zealand...had looked positive before the latest Covid-19 community outbreak...

Marc Hinton -

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