Monday, February 07, 2022

Front Five - 07.02.22

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

ICYMI click here for a selection
of online comments
after Ireland v Wales

Sexton brings order and composure to Ireland’s patterns, possesses the vision, the big-game nous honed by experience to make many excellent judgment calls under pressure

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

Ireland are level with the French on five points at the top of the Six Nations table after the opening round

RTÉ Rugby

They didn’t lose a single scrum and went awry just once at the lineout.  In contrast, Wales failed to secure ball on four of their own lineout throws.

Simon Thomas - WalesOnline

It has caused a bit of reaction on social media as Toulon are still in 13th after a poor season in the French league.

Iestyn Thomas - RugbyDump

"I'm going forward, so it must be you!"

Patrick McCarry -

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