Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Front Five - 25.01.22

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

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Bath v Leinster writeup

The Leinster quartet are struggling with various knocks, but they are set to travel to Portugal with the Ireland squad this week

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

The sides will meet in the Sportsground on the weekend of 8/9/10 April and then the following weekend in Dublin.

Michael Glennon - RTÉ Rugby

Defeating England at the start of day three was a significant result, given Ireland had won only one of the sides’ 11 previous World Series encounters.


(hat-tip to Breffni Martin)

Galthie is hoping to guide France to their first Six Nations title since 2010 having gone close last year finishing second behind Wales.


"...it’s not hurling information he’s giving, he’s giving body language information, he’s giving how the substitutes are preparing, are they watching, are they ready for the game, are they focused?"

Fintan O'Toole - The42.ie

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