Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Front Five - 09.02.21

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

ICYMI click here for our 
Wales v Ireland writeup

"This is the week to get our Championship back on track."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Jack Carty is able to manage the game and also brings a degree of unpredictability to the opposition defensive line.

Jonny Holland - RTÉ Rugby

"If you're looking to hit the five-metres, in training it's grand, but put yourself in that scenario: a one-metre target is small."

PJ Browne  - Balls.ie

Ireland remain in fifth place despite the setback, immediately below France

Planet Rugby

"Red cards are never easy and they're not nice to give. Referees don't want to give them unless they have to"

Matthew Southcombe - WalesOnline

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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