Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Front Five - 27.10.20

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

ICYMI click here for our
Ireland v Italy writeup
titled "Farrellball"

The Henshaw-Aki combination was also in situ on Ireland’s last visit to the Stade de France, in February 2018

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Gibson-Park presented some hamstring tightness following Saturday’s 50-17 thrashing of Italy at the Aviva Stadium.

Ciarán Kennedy - RugbyPass.com

It was a thoroughly entertaining affair that saw both sides go toe for toe throughout but Johann van Graan’s side deserved their victory

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

"Sean's actions last week with the Barbarians mean that he won't be able to rejoin our group now and we will review the situation in the coming weeks."


"Mohamed’s journey has been tortuous at times. I believe he can still give a lot to the team"

The42.ie (via AFP)

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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