Monday, February 14, 2022

Front Five - 14.02.22

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

ICYMI click here for our
Leinster v Edinburgh writeup
and click here for a selection of online comments
after France v Ireland

"When you give them access into the game through little mistakes, handling errors and a little bit of indiscipline at times, the whole game becomes much harder."

RTÉ Rugby

Given that it would be February 12 until March 12 between the round two and four games against France and England, Andy Farrell will not make sweeping changes for the visit of Italy.

Patrick McCarry -

St Michael’s used their maul to mount one last desperate attack which only failed when the ball went forward on the ground to bring the end to a tumultuous match

"Italy are a tough team and they keep coming. If we were a bit tidier with some of our work, some running lines, it could have been a big score. "

Becky Gray - BBC Sport

“Aware of the difficulties encountered by the player, Toulon took note of this request and accepted it”

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