Player Pos Span Mat Start Sub Won Lost Draw %
S Blanco (Fra) FB,W 1980-1989 72 72 0 42 27 3 60.41
RJ Laidlaw (Scot/Lions) SH 1980-1988 51 50 1 21 27 3 44.11
DG Lenihan (Ire/Lions) L 1981-1989 44 44 0 18 25 1 42.04
A Lungu (Rom) C 1980-1989 60 60 0 35 25 0 58.33
HP MacNeill (Ire/Lions) FB 1981-1988 40 38 2 15 24 1 38.75
S Bettarello (Italy) FH 1980-1988 49 48 1 23 23 3 50.00
MJ Kiernan (Ire/Lions) C 1982-1989 40 39 1 16 23 1 41.25
G Rossi (Italy) P 1981-1989 42 40 2 16 23 3 41.66
T Hayashi (JPN) P,L 1980-1989 29 29 0 6 22 1 22.41
PA Orr (Ire) P 1980-1987 38 38 0 15 22 1 40.78
PJ Winterbottom (Eng/Lions) F 1982-1989 35 35 0 11 22 2 34.28
P Berbizier (Fra) SH 1981-1989 50 49 1 28 21 1 57.00
S Ghizzoni (Italy) W 1980-1987 43 43 0 20 21 2 48.83
M Innocenti (Italy) F 1981-1988 42 41 1 19 21 2 47.61
D Megre (Port) 1981-1989 38 38 0 15 21 2 42.10
IAM Paxton (Scot/Lions) N8 1981-1988 41 39 2 17 21 3 45.12
BM Pinto (Port) 1981-1989 40 40 0 17 21 2 45.00
TM Ringland (Ire/Lions) W 1981-1988 36 36 0 14 21 1 40.27
KW Robertson (Scot) W 1980-1989 38 37 1 14 21 3 40.78
L Rodriguez (Fra) BR 1981-1989 51 51 0 27 21 3 55.88
A Colella (Italy) L 1983-1989 39 39 0 18 20 1 47.43
CT Deans (Scot/Lions) H 1980-1987 44 44 0 21 20 3 51.13
JB O'Driscoll (Ire/Lions) F 1980-1984 29 29 0 9 20 0 31.03
T Fujita (JPN) H 1980-1989 25 25 0 5 19 1 22.00
DG Irwin (Ire/Lions) C 1980-1989 26 25 1 7 19 0 26.92
BJ Mullin (Ire/Lions) C 1984-1989 31 31 0 12 19 0 38.70
PJP Sella (Fra) W,C 1982-1989 63 62 1 40 19 4 66.66
DI Campese (Aust) W 1982-1989 48 48 0 28 18 2 60.41
PM Dean (Ire) FH 1981-1989 32 32 0 13 18 1 42.18
P Dintrans (Fra) H 1980-1989 46 46 0 25 18 3 57.60
AB Ferreira (Port) 1982-1989 34 34 0 14 18 2 44.11
S Hirao (JPN) FH 1982-1989 21 21 0 2 18 1 11.90
M Mascioletti (Italy) W 1980-1989 39 39 0 19 18 2 51.28
SP Poidevin (Aust) F 1980-1989 51 51 0 30 18 3 61.76
JY Rutherford (Scot/Lions) FH 1980-1987 39 39 0 18 18 3 50.00
AJ Tomes (Scot) L 1980-1987 35 34 1 15 18 2 45.71
R Underwood (Eng/Lions) W 1984-1989 38 38 0 18 18 2 50.00
SO Campbell (Ire/Lions) FH 1980-1984 26 25 1 9 17 0 34.61
J Condom (Fra) L 1982-1989 57 57 0 36 17 4 66.66
N Durao (Port) 1983-1989 30 30 0 12 17 1 41.66
JL Joinel (Fra) BR 1980-1987 42 42 0 23 17 2 57.14
IG Milne (Scot) P 1980-1989 39 39 0 19 17 3 52.56
F Murariu (Rom) F 1980-1989 47 46 1 29 17 1 62.76
GS Pearce (Eng) P 1981-1988 31 31 0 10 17 4 38.70
H Porta (Arg/SthAm) FH 1980-1987 35 35 0 15 17 3 47.14
JLL Rodrigues (Port) L 1982-1989 31 30 1 12 17 2 41.93
G Zanon (Italy) F 1981-1989 35 34 1 16 17 2 48.57

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Scotland v Romania at Murrayfield, Dec 9, 1989 [32-0 FT]
Ireland v New Zealand at Lansdowne Road, Nov 18, 1989 [6-23 FT]
Netherlands v Emerging Wallabies at Hilversum, Nov 17, 1989 [15-32 FT]