Friday, June 25, 2021

Front Five - 25.06.21

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

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Murphy has opted for a new-look pairing in the half-backs with Leinster’s Tim Corkery...starting at 10 outside Ulster scrum-half Nathan Doak.

Niall Kelly -

“I’ve played OK this season, but...we are all starting from scratch. There’s no credit in the bank”

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

"We will field a strong, competitive team on Saturday while also taking the opportunity to blood new players as we look ahead to Rugby World Cup."

...La Rochelle are the coming force, so much so that this reprise of the European final has been dubbed the new clasico of French club rugby.

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

We break down who Ireland’s toughest competition for Olympic glory will be.

James Roulston Mooney - SportsNewsIreland

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