Dan Leavy's Leinster debut (Oct 2014) & 1st start (Sep 2015) were both v Edinburgh, FWIW this was his first mention in a Harpin writeup for the latter ... already showing his immense talent and determination.— Harpin' On Rugby (@HarpinOnRugby) April 5, 2022
Horrible news today, best wishes for his future.#ThankYouDan pic.twitter.com/VdPRMIHT4W
Wednesday, April 06, 2022
Front Five - 06.04.22
Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
"When you suffer such a big injury like that it really is a tough ask to come back and pick up where you left off" - Stephen Ferris on Dan Leavy
Michael Glennon - RTÉ Rugby
I think the good guys, good players, they focus on the week and the task that’s ahead, and they don’t get their attention taking away from what really matters.
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
They’ll be very well prepped and ready to take us on. That’s probably the way we want it, to be honest with you, at the same time. We’re here doing the same on the other side.
Daire Walsh - The42.ie
The Rugby Football Union have previously insisted that his role is as a “consultant”, but...Milton Haig described the Aussie as the director of rugby at the Japanese League One club.
...according to a report on RugbyPass, officials are now considering staging the showpiece URC match in South Africa, in order to help grow the profile of the tournament in the country.
Feel free to share any interesting links you spot yourself about t’internet by email, Twitter, Facebook, blog comment or carrier pigeon – whatever works for you. JLP
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