Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Front Five - 13.01.21

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

Not sure why but using the word
"mouth-watering" to describe a fixture
never really sat well with me... 🤷

Leinster coach Leo Cullen is expected to have a full hand to choose from as he and his team head south for what will be a mouthwatering fixture.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"Ireland, at the minute, I don’t think they have a Scooby-Doo what their best team is... they’ve loads of players [to choose from]."

Patrick McCarry -

...the board has already started gathering ‘extensive information’ about the potential of holding the Test series in the UK and Ireland as a contingency.

Only the Championship's opening fixture against Italy in Rome on February 6 has been approved by Sports Minister Roxana Maracineanu.

“Competition and quality depth right across all positions is crucial for our continued growth,” said Director of Rugby Pat Lam.

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

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