Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Front Five - 13.10.20

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

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Benetton v Leinster writeup

Farrell may look to add to his options by recalling Devin Toner or Ultan Dillane.

Rúaidhrí O'Connor and David Kelly - Irish Independent

As it stands, Ireland have six players in the current squad that have either played fullback for their province or country (or both).

Patrick McCarry - SportsJoe.ie

"I don’t think I have ever, other than playing under-14s, played against Finn Russell. I think back then he had a leopard-print haircut!"

Planet Rugby

...it would have significantly enhanced club rugby’s profile had the game been made widely available in a prime 6pm early-evening slot.

Robert Kitson - The Guardian

"...I’m not sure what happened there around communication, but we ended up going wider and turned it over. An opportunity lost, obviously."

Rugby World

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019