Saturday, January 16, 2021

Front Five - 16.01.21

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

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80-word-review of ULS A v LEI A

While Leinster briefly made a game of it with two second-half tries to draw back to within two points, Ulster were clearly the better team.

Murray Kinsella -

Before the 2005 tour, Brian O'Driscoll had captained both province and country.  Itoje has done neither.

Mike Henson - BBC Rugby

That slot is available after Europe's final two rounds of group matches were cancelled

RTÉ Rugby

Cockerill is adamant that neither his team nor the opposition has any obligation to put on a show for any neutral fans who might choose to tune in on Premier Sports.

David Barnes - The Offside Line

By now the players of Ealing Trailfinders and Saracens must feel more like dust-covered museum exhibits than professional athletes

Robert Kitson - The Guardian

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