Tuesday, February 01, 2022

Front Five - 01.02.22

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

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Cardiff v Leinster writeup

Last year's (Welsh) victory was their sixth since the tournament expanded to include Italy in 2000...

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Having been capped at Ireland U20 level, Murphy said he’s hoping to get regular game-time under Andy Friend. 


The Ireland team will be announced on Thursday and we’re looking forward to a full house at the home of Irish Rugby.

Huge Rugby

...the Ireland head coach would have been hard pushed to ignore the form of Tadhg Beirne.

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent
(behind paywall)

"Are we in a better place now? Yes, I would say, without doubt we are."

Michael Glennon - RTÉ Rugby

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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