Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Front Five - 18.05.22

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

This week's podcast is in two parts
click here for Episode 3.43a
“Opposition view : Munster” 
featuring @CorkSeashell

Lowe is included despite being left out of the original 15-man longlist in February.  However, the winger has scored eight tries in Leinster's four knockout games

Neil Treacy - RTÉ Rugby

"Morale and momentum is certainly on a very positive side in terms of us as a club. In terms of the game at the weekend, it’s the last round of the league and it’s big for all teams."

Murray Kinsella -

La Rochelle suffered a hammer blow Tuesday with news that key scrumhalf Tawera Kerr-Barlow will miss the European Champions Cup final against Leinster on May 28 with a hand injury.

Rugby365 (via AFP)

"To have it in your own hands going into the final weekend with a home quarter-final at stake is massive."

Michael Sadlier - Belfast Telegraph

At times, they have been utterly thrilling to watch; on other occasions, totally exasperating.

David Kelly - Irish Independent

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