Sunday, May 29, 2022

Front Five - 29.05.22

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

"We were in a position to win the game, we just couldn’t nail it"

Cian Tracey - Irish Independent

"...the boys were sunk at half-time but I was like, 'What’s your problem? The data shows we score most of our tries in the last 20'."

Patrick McCarry -

Van der Flier becomes the third Leinster player to claim one of the most prized individual accolades in the game following...Sean O’Brien (2011) and Rob Kearney (2012).

A last-gasp try from Terry Kennedy sealed a 22-21 win for the Irish in a dramatic conclusion to Pool action


“Faz [Andy Farrell] rang me and said, ‘Will you captain the team? We’ll take it season by season.’ I didn’t expect that so that spurred me on to try to repay that faith.”

Eoin Harte - Pundit Arena

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