Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Front Five - 22.02.22

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

ICYMI click here for our
Leinster v Ospreys writeup

"His attention to detail now is excellent. He has a very good understanding of the game."

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
(possibly behind paywall)

"It’s hugely frustrating for him, he’s worked so hard and been so diligent in his rehab, but he’s an upbeat guy."


The Italy squad assembled in Rome on Monday having seen their winless streak stretch to 34 Six Nations games

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

The three national teams hope playing at least nine matches in South Africa can boost their chances of qualifying for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France.

The42.ie (via AFP)

"Next time you want to ENFORCE an opinion, you’ve got my number."


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