Tuesday, May 03, 2022

Front Five - 03.05.22

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

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Stormers v Leinster writeup

"I know that we will have to play our best to win this game for sure, because I don’t think Leicester have lost at Welford Road for 12 months"

Gerry Thornley - 

“It’s going to have that Test match feel to it, that’s what it’s going to take. I think anything short of that build-up is not going to be enough.”

Lawrence Nolan - Planet Rugby

...had the fixture calendar gone another way. Soroka would have joined his brother, Ivan, in celebrating Clontarf's win at the Aviva Stadium.

Johnny Holland - RTÉ.ie

For Ireland women’s rugby in general it was extremely positive news given the controversy last month when seven of the XVs players were taken from the squad to play for the 7s team

Colman Stanley - Balls.ie

"Evan Roos trying to be a hard man, without doing anything hard. Instead just ends up looking like a turkey" 


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