Thursday, May 05, 2022

Front Five - 05.05.22

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

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The Harpin On Rugby Podcast
3.41 : “Opposition view : Leicester Tigers”
featuring @FromLe2 & @rachel_simmo

"...if we do get it right, it will go well for us, but if some things don’t go right, we’ll need to be ready to respond.”

Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

Under Steve Borthwick, they have remade Welford Road as the fearsome fortress it was in the club’s glory years. 

Elliott Butlin - Last Word on Rugby

The former Munster scrum-half is the first assistant to confirmed alongside new head coach Graham Rowntree, signing a three-year contract.

Neil Treacy - RTÉ Rugby

Fear of Covid killing the integrity of this season’s competition meant the play-off system was extended below Division 1A

Brendan Fanning - Irish Independent
(behind paywall)

"You're such a sausage man. Pick one!"

Patrick McCarry -

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

Note - views expressed in "Front Five" links do not necessarily reflect those of HarpinOnRugby


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