Saturday, December 19, 2020

Front Five - 19.12.20

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

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Leinster v Northampton preview

Healy is the only player from either line-up to have played in the 2011 final

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

Noel McNamara’s side led at the interval but a strong second half from the hosts saw them to victory.

Ryan Corry -

Sam Carter...had been following the return-to-play protocols since the Toulouse fixture...Marcell Coetzee is also forced to miss out for the same reason

Paul Dollery -

The amount BT Sport has paid has not been disclosed, although it has been reported as being more than £100m.

BBC Rugby

Earlier, Lyon, La Rochelle and Toulouse were awarded 28-0 bonus point victory for their cancelled games

Frank Nickson - Talking Rugby Union

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