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Leinster v Connacht writeup
The Cell-C Sharks are currently in sixth position with nine wins from 15 games in the United Rugby Championship, and they are a point behind the DHL Stormers in fifth
Marcus Ó Buachalla - LeinsterRugby.ie
"Usually if you end up having three bads back-to-back, you’ll end up underneath your own sticks and I think that’s something we unfortunately had on too many occasions."
‘It’s been a tough learning curve ’ – Friend and ‘humble’ Carty agree on Connacht’s need for attitude adjustment
Cian Tracey - Irish Independent
Sunday’s news that the game will be played in Dublin appears to make Munster’s task even more difficult, with the Exeter game a reminder of the power an energised Thomond Park crowd can hold.
Ciarán Kennedy - The42.ie
They don’t have much time to turn things around, and maybe that’s for the better, as they will host Munster in Kingspan on Friday night.
Johnny Holland - RTÉ.ie
It is unclear where the other teams could come from, although there are 10 professional Italian teams who play in a domestic tournament called the Peroni Top 10
Eoin Harte - Pundit Arena
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