Friday, October 23, 2020

Front Five - 23.10.20

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

ICYMI click here for the latest episode of
The Harpin On Rugby Podcast
“Opposition view for #LEIvZEB and #IREvITA featuring Andrea Tronchin @RugbyIta”

...also click here for the latest episode of Leinster Laighin
where I host Jeff "The Loose Head" Neville
and Stephen "Master Of None" Murphy
looking ahead to Ireland v Italy

Leavy is in line to make his comeback after over 18 months out. 

RTÉ Rugby

The 20-year-old playmaker has enjoyed a meteoric rise after joining Benetton initially as a permit player from Petrarca Padova in June.

"The player and her two close contacts in the squad are no longer required to self-isolate"

Niall Kelly -

"Sadly I’ll be out of action this weekend as my weekly routine coronavirus test came back positive so I’m now isolating."

The RFU claims an unknown number of players left the team hotel without permission or informing organisers of their whereabouts on Wednesday evening.

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

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