Friday, June 18, 2021

Front Five - 18.06.21

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

ICYMI click here for this week's podcast
featuring a light-hearted quiz to mark
the end of Leinster's 2020/21 season

After Prendergast’s spells with Grenoble, Oyonnax and Stade Francais, it was O’Gara who recommended him to Racing’s owner Jacky Lorenzetti

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

The Wexford native made his debut for (Leinster) against the Westerners during the Christmas interpros and has played two senior games since.

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"Cheiks wasn’t technically the best coach. What he was very strong at was getting good people around him and, culturally, you needed his abrasive character..."

 The 19-year-old second row is the son of former Ireland international Trevor Brennan.

PJ Browne -

 ...if more forwards kicked the ball, would it lead ultimately to a better world?

Rugby Onslaught

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