Player Mat Start Date Team Opposition End Date Team Opposition
WJ McBride 61 10 Feb 1962 Ireland v England 1 Feb 1975 Ireland v Scotland
D Toner 35 13 Nov 2010 Ireland v Samoa 12 Mar 2016 Ireland v Italy
SM Cronin 33 21 Nov 2009 Ireland v Fiji 22 Feb 2014 Ireland v England
MI Keane 32 19 Jan 1974 Ireland v France 19 Jan 1980 Ireland v England
EGE Reddan 26 11 Feb 2006 Ireland v France 13 Feb 2011 Ireland v France
JC Walsh 25 27 Feb 1960 Ireland v Scotland 15 Apr 1967 Ireland v France
TG Court 25 15 Feb 2009 Ireland v Italy 5 Feb 2012 Ireland v Wales
DG Lenihan 24 21 Nov 1981 Ireland v Australia 7 Feb 1987 Ireland v England
T Furlong 24 29 Aug 2015 Ireland v Wales 9 Jun 2018 Ireland v Australia
JJ Hayes 23 19 Feb 2000 Ireland v Scotland 22 Jun 2002 Ireland v New Zealand
RJ McLoughlin 22 10 Feb 1962 Ireland v England 13 Mar 1971 Ireland v Wales
DG Humphreys 22 17 Feb 1996 Ireland v France 5 Feb 2000 Ireland v England
S Ferris 22 26 Nov 2006 Ireland v Pacific Is 13 Nov 2010 Ireland v Samoa
JF Slattery 21 10 Jan 1970 Ireland v South Africa 2 Mar 1974 Ireland v Scotland
BGM Wood 20 13 Feb 1954 Ireland v England 13 Feb 1960 Ireland v England
CMP O'Shea 20 13 Nov 1993 Ireland v Romania 20 Jun 1998 Ireland v South Africa
ME O'Kelly 20 15 Nov 1997 Ireland v New Zealand 5 Feb 2000 Ireland v England
JS Byrne 20 2 Jun 2001 Ireland v Romania 16 Aug 2003 Ireland v Wales
DF O'Callaghan 20 22 Mar 2003 Ireland v Wales 4 Feb 2006 Ireland v Italy
JA O'Meara 19 27 Jan 1951 Ireland v France 12 Feb 1955 Ireland v England
SO Campbell 19 17 Jan 1976 Ireland v Australia 5 Mar 1983 Ireland v Wales
CEJ Healy 19 15 Nov 2009 Ireland v Australia 13 Aug 2011 Ireland v France
PF Murray 18 1 Jan 1927 Ireland v France 11 Mar 1933 Ireland v Wales
WI Henderson 18 10 Nov 2012 Ireland v South Africa 8 Aug 2015 Ireland v Wales
JJ Sexton 17 21 Nov 2009 Ireland v Fiji 6 Aug 2011 Ireland v Scotland
DP Wallace 16 3 Jun 2000 Ireland v Argentina 20 Jun 2003 Ireland v Samoa
PJ O'Mahony 16 25 Feb 2012 Ireland v Italy 15 Jun 2013 Ireland v Canada
D O'Cuinneagain 15 13 Jun 1998 Ireland v South Africa 10 Oct 1999 Ireland v Australia
RAJ Henderson 15 12 Nov 1996 Ireland v Samoa 1 Apr 2000 Ireland v Wales
W Gardiner 14 6 Feb 1892 Ireland v England 14 Mar 1896 Ireland v Wales
M Ryan 14 6 Feb 1897 Ireland v England 16 Mar 1901 Ireland v Wales
MF Lane 14 29 Mar 1947 Ireland v Wales 26 Jan 1952 Ireland v France
PM Dean 14 30 May 1981 Ireland v South Africa 15 Feb 1986 Ireland v Wales
GM Fulcher 14 11 Jun 1994 Ireland v Australia 17 Feb 1996 Ireland v France
M Sugden 13 1 Jan 1925 Ireland v France 28 Jan 1928 Ireland v France
DJ O'Brien 13 14 Feb 1948 Ireland v England 10 Feb 1951 Ireland v England
CMH Gibson 13 8 Feb 1964 Ireland v England 12 Mar 1966 Ireland v Wales
PS Johns 13 27 Oct 1990 Ireland v Argentina 5 Mar 1994 Ireland v Scotland
GW Longwell 13 11 Nov 2000 Ireland v Japan 15 Jun 2002 Ireland v New Zealand
MJ Horan 13 10 Jun 2000 Ireland v USA 11 Oct 2003 Ireland v Romania
J Murphy 13 22 Feb 2014 Ireland v England 27 Sep 2015 Ireland v Romania
JE Nelson 12 6 Dec 1947 Ireland v Australia 11 Mar 1950 Ireland v Wales
D Hewitt 12 18 Jan 1958 Ireland v Australia 11 Feb 1961 Ireland v England
MJ Galwey 12 2 Feb 1991 Ireland v France 6 Mar 1993 Ireland v Wales

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Ireland v Russia at Kobe, Rugby World Cup, Oct 3, 2019 [0-0]
Ireland v Scotland at Yokohama, Rugby World Cup, Sep 22, 2019 [0-0]
Ireland v Wales at Lansdowne Road, 2nd Test, Sep 7, 2019 [0-0]