Friday, March 11, 2022

Front Five - 11.03.22

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

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Farrell has opted to bring Bundee Aki into the number 12 shirt, so Robbie Henshaw drops to the bench as Garry Ringrose continues at 13. 

Murray Kinsella -

"He’s facilitated a real pleasant environment to get better as a player, be it a guy coming in for the first time in the group or a guy ten years on"

Gerry Thornley - Irish Times

 "They have got good experience, come from a very good environment, where they have been part of a high performing team and training unit, so they tick a lot of boxes for us."

Lawrence Nolan - Planet Rugby

The award of four match points to each of the teams set to play Russia (Georgia, Portugal and the Netherlands) means that the Lelos are now guaranteed a top-two finish


"When you’re playing against a team that has to basically jump out of the barrier and win, then you’ve got to make sure your horse is ready to go."

Duncan Bech - The Independent (UK)

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