Player Pos Span Mat From Date From Age To Date To Age Span
Y Motoki C 1991-2005 79 27 Apr 1991 19y 243d 19 Jun 2005 33y 296d 14y 53d
W Murata SH 1991-2005 41 27 Apr 1991 23y 92d 19 Jun 2005 37y 145d 14y 53d
Y Sakuraba L 1986-1999 43 27 Sep 1986 20y 5d 16 Oct 1999 33y 24d 13y 19d
S Hirao FH 1982-1995 35 30 May 1982 19y 129d 31 May 1995 32y 130d 13y 1d
T Akatsuka L 1994-2006 7 8 May 1994 20y 242d 25 Nov 2006 33y 78d 12y 201d
L Thompson L 2007-2019 71 29 Apr 2007 26y 13d 20 Oct 2019 38y 187d 12y 174d
G Tachikawa FB,C 1999-2011 20 1 May 1999 22y 157d 2 Jul 2011 34y 219d 12y 62d
H Ono L 2004-2016 98 16 May 2004 26y 10d 25 Jun 2016 38y 50d 12y 40d
H Onozawa FB,W 2001-2013 81 17 Jun 2001 23y 80d 8 Jun 2013 35y 71d 11y 356d
T Hayashi P,L 1980-1992 38 19 Oct 1980 20y 254d 26 Sep 1992 32y 231d 11y 343d
F Tanaka SH 2008-2019 75 3 May 2008 23y 121d 20 Oct 2019 34y 290d 11y 170d
Y Watanabe L,F 1996-2007 34 11 May 1996 21y 344d 20 Sep 2007 33y 110d 11y 132d
T Ito W 1963-1974 19 13 Apr 1963 - 26 May 1974 - 11y 43d
T Matsuda FB,W 1992-2003 43 26 Sep 1992 22y 149d 27 Oct 2003 33y 180d 11y 31d
K Hirose FH 1994-2005 40 29 Oct 1994 21y 196d 5 Nov 2005 32y 203d 11y 7d
T Fujita H 1980-1991 32 4 Oct 1980 19y 251d 9 Oct 1991 30y 255d 11y 5d
MG Leitch F 2008-2019 68 16 Nov 2008 20y 40d 20 Oct 2019 31y 13d 10y 338d
A Goromaru FB 2005-2015 57 16 Apr 2005 19y 46d 11 Oct 2015 29y 224d 10y 178d
M Horikoshi SH 1988-1998 27 1 Oct 1988 19y 309d 18 Dec 1998 30y 21d 10y 78d
T Masuho W 1991-2001 47 4 May 1991 19y 95d 8 Jul 2001 29y 160d 10y 65d
D Ohata W 1996-2006 58 9 Nov 1996 20y 364d 25 Nov 2006 31y 14d 10y 16d
S Horie H,BR 2009-2019 66 15 Nov 2009 23y 298d 20 Oct 2019 33y 272d 9y 339d
Y Matsuo FH 1974-1984 24 23 Nov 1974 20y 307d 27 Oct 1984 30y 281d 9y 339d
H Yamashita P 2009-2018 51 25 Apr 2009 23y 114d 24 Nov 2018 32y 327d 9y 213d
M Kunda H 1990-1999 48 15 Apr 1990 23y 198d 16 Oct 1999 33y 17d 9y 184d
R Yamanaka FH 2010-2019 18 8 May 2010 21y 320d 20 Oct 2019 31y 120d 9y 165d
T Ishizuka F 1974-1983 28 12 May 1974 - 25 Sep 1983 - 9y 136d
H Ogasawara L 1968-1977 24 3 Jun 1968 - 18 Sep 1977 - 9y 107d
K Ono C,FH 2007-2016 34 22 Apr 2007 20y 5d 25 Jun 2016 29y 69d 9y 64d
T Ito N8 1996-2005 63 11 May 1996 25y 30d 19 Jun 2005 34y 69d 9y 39d
Y Yatomi SH 2006-2015 16 23 Apr 2006 21y 66d 23 May 2015 30y 96d 9y 30d
S Shimonura C 2004-2013 6 13 Nov 2004 23y 54d 23 Nov 2013 32y 64d 9y 10d
O Ota P 1986-1995 27 31 May 1986 21y 69d 4 Jun 1995 30y 73d 9y 4d
M Fujiwara W 1973-1982 22 6 Oct 1973 - 26 Sep 1982 - 8y 355d
K Matsuo FH 1986-1995 23 31 May 1986 22y 145d 11 Feb 1995 31y 36d 8y 256d
E Kutsuki C 1985-1994 30 19 Oct 1985 22y 298d 18 Jun 1994 31y 175d 8y 242d
Y Yoshida W 1988-1997 31 1 Oct 1988 19y 226d 25 May 1997 28y 96d 8y 236d
S Makabe L,F 2009-2018 37 21 Nov 2009 22y 240d 23 Jun 2018 31y 89d 8y 214d
K Imaizumi 1988-1997 8 19 Nov 1988 21y 67d 14 Jun 1997 29y 274d 8y 207d
T Kikutani BR 2005-2014 68 5 Nov 2005 25y 254d 17 May 2014 34y 82d 8y 193d
Y Izawa F 1968-1976 24 3 Jun 1968 - 21 Oct 1976 - 8y 140d
T Hirose W,FH 2007-2015 28 29 Apr 2007 25y 194d 22 Aug 2015 33y 309d 8y 115d
K Sawaki FH 1998-2006 8 15 Sep 1998 23y 156d 25 Nov 2006 31y 227d 8y 71d
R Holani BR 2008-2016 45 10 May 2008 26y 198d 25 Jun 2016 34y 244d 8y 46d
S Onishi C,FH 2000-2008 33 20 May 2000 21y 184d 5 Jul 2008 29y 230d 8y 46d
A Oyagi L 1983-1991 30 25 Sep 1983 22y 41d 14 Oct 1991 30y 60d 8y 19d
T Horaguchi P 1979-1987 24 13 May 1979 25y 191d 30 May 1987 33y 208d 8y 17d
H Kajihara F 1989-1997 31 28 May 1989 22y 242d 14 Jun 1997 30y 259d 8y 17d
ST Latu N8 1987-1995 32 24 May 1987 21y 275d 4 Jun 1995 29y 286d 8y 11d
K Hatakeyama P 2008-2016 78 16 Nov 2008 23y 106d 26 Nov 2016 31y 116d 8y 10d

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Japan v South Africa at Tokyo, Rugby World Cup Quarter final, Oct 20, 2019 [3-26 FT]
Japan v Scotland at Yokohama, Rugby World Cup, Oct 13, 2019 [28-21 FT]
Japan v Samoa at Aichi, Rugby World Cup, Oct 5, 2019 [38-19 FT]