Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Last Ireland Six Nations match without either Murray or Sexton starting = Wales 19 - 13 Ireland, March 2011— Russ Petty (@rpetty80) February 12, 2021
Experienced scrum-half Conor Murray is not named in the squad after suffering a hamstring injury, with Jamison Gibson-Park starting.
Michael Glennon - RTÉ Rugby
"I don’t give away too many penalties and you can’t have the perfect game every time you play"
Garry Doyle - The42.ie
Although Thomas being moved to the bench may seem harsh...Penaud’s reliability under the high ball may well have come into Galthie’s thinking
"South Africa has a highly transmissible virus that is resistant to vaccination so that is not the destination you would be hoping for."
Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times
...the 2021/22 season will consist of 13 teams in the Premiership and 11 in the Greene King IPA Championship.
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