Thursday, January 27, 2022

Front Five - 27.01.22

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

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3.27: “Opposition view : #CARvLEI & #IREvWAL” 
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The buzz word at Wednesday’s annual Guinness Six Nations launch was, as ever, “momentum”

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

We expect all bar Iain Henderson to be training fully with us by the end of the week.

Patrick McCarry -

...having returned to Ireland with Dan McFarland and Ulster in 2018, the 30-year-old is arguably playing his best rugby since those Six Nations wins.

Neil Treacy - RTÉ Rugby

“It’s a massive blow for him personally, but it’s a chance for people to step up," said Jones.

Frank Nickson - Talking Rugby Union

“(Relegation is) not on the current agenda. But we understand there needs to be a pathway for emerging nations to elite rugby.”

Luke McLaughlin - The Guardian

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