Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Front Five - 22.09.20

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

ICYMI click here for our
Leinster v Saracens writeup
(includes video of Rhodes incident)

"Rhodes is alleged to have committed an act of foul play in that he struck the Leinster centre, Robbie Henshaw (No 12), with his head"


Note - as of 12pm Tuesday there was no word on BT Sport's main rugby union page about the Rhodes citing, despite there being news which happened since it was announced (like Sale's win over Harlequins).

Ireland will...(be) taking on the Italians at Donnybrook's Energia Park on October 25 before travelling to Lille to face the French a week later on November 1.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"In my time at Ulster, we're the closest we've ever been to the coaches."

BBC Rugby

Leading the way with their all too familiar driving maul, Folau Fainga’a scored the decisive opening try, which was followed by two more.

Scott Hornell - Last Word On Rugby

The 26-year-old Tullamore native scored 30 tries in 28 games


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