Monday, February 01, 2021

Front Five - 01.02.21

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

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online comments after Scarlets v Leinster’s understood that he was offered a contract extension by Munster. McCarthy is instead set to opt for a return to Leinster

Murray Kinsella -

the question is whether the current coaching staff are able to reinvent a style from one which has been pretty similar for the past seven years.

Planet Rugby

"If they are feeling so generous why don't they offer to swap our series (2021) for theirs (2025)?" said one source

Daniel Schofield - Irish Independent

Irish's previous league win came in their opening game at the Brentford Community Stadium against Leicester Tigers on 29 November

BBC Rugby

“I know there has been a lot spoken about the kicking game, but the reason we kick the ball is to create better attacking opportunities”

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

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