Monday, January 04, 2021

Front Five - 04.01.21

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

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of online comments after Leinster v Connacht

Irish rugby’s sibling rivalry continues this weekend and it is arguably more pointed as conference rivals square off when Leinster host Ulster at the RDS on Friday night 

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

Garbajosa was sacked as sporting manager in the wake of Montpellier’s 16-9 defeat by Toulouse

The look on Wayne Pivac’s face as six Wales internationals left the field injured in the first half of the Scarlets v Dragons game on New Year’s Day said it all.

Mark Orders - WalesOnline

Leicester’s head coach Steve Borthwick was watching the match at home on television having had to isolate.

Paul Rees - The Guardian

"Quinn fucking Roux, nobody will take offence.  You were the captain for a famous Connacht win at the RDS."

Rugby Onslaught

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