Tuesday, May 04, 2021

Front Five - 04.05.21

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

We respected the #StopOnlineAbuse campaign
over the weekend so we held back our regular
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Our #LARvLEI writeup will post Tuesday evening

"In a remarkable old fashioned rugby moment, La Rochelle supporters waiting outside the ground gave a sustained rousing send off to Leinster"

Owen Doyle - Irish Times

"There is probably an argument to say that they don't get many games where they're put under pressure like that."

RTÉ Rugby

Unfortunately, there's only three names that are guaranteed their spot on the plane as things stand.

Michael McCarthy - Balls.ie

The 22-year-old fly-half has been in fine form for Harlequins this season 

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

 In Marzio Innocenti Italy now have a president who will be looking at Italian rugby as a long term project.

The Italian Rugby Blog

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