Tuesday, April 05, 2022

Front Five - 05.04.22

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

ICYMI click here for our
Munster v Leinster writeup

“Naturally, Johnny wants to play every game, but also I think there’s a general understanding both from him and us (coaches) that that is not going to be the case all the time.”

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

"I’m not sure if it’s [about hitting Leinster with something] different. In the first 15 minutes in the previous game, we did a lot of good things."

Michael Glennon - RTÉ Rugby

There is also a serious doubt over Gavin Coombes’ involvement at Sandy Park after the No.8, a non-playing member of Ireland’s Triple Crown-winning squad, suffered an ankle injury in a ruck 

Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner

"We asked European rugby (EPCR) if the game could be on a Sunday but French TV wanted it on a Saturday."

Jonathan Bradley - Belfast Telegraph

"I can see him getting into an Ireland jersey this summer... you have to start rewarding these guys for how well they are playing."

Patrick McCarry - SportsJoe.ie

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