Sunday, April 24, 2022

Front Five - 24.04.22

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

" was far from straightforward against log-leaders Leinster, who fielded a couple of debutants as they were without the likes of Ireland internationals Johnny Sexton and James Lowe."

"We’re very mindful of Ireland’s player availability situation and it’s a real shame as they have gone well and shown some good passages of play." - England head coach Simon Middleton

Sarah Rendell - Rugby World

Jack Carty slotted a penalty in the 75th minute top secure a 33-30 win...the first win by a European team since Edinburgh beat the Sharks back in March.

Given he has effectively been on leave since the incident his ban expires later this month.

Gerard Meagher - The Guardian

Lansdowne had a chance to take the game into extra-time, but Ireland Under-20 out-half Charlie Tector missed the conversion

Dave Mervyn -

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