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English Premiership / v Northampton Saints / Oldest appearance by starting position

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Player Age Team Ground Date Match
MT Umaga 34y 357d Rotherham Northampton 10 Feb 2001 Details
GEA Murphy 34y 198d Leicester Leicester 3 Nov 2012 Details
DJ Mallinder 34y 177d Sale Sharks Sale 9 Sep 2000 Details
CE Latham 34y 109d Worcester Worcester 26 Dec 2009 Details
SE Hamilton 34y 25d Leicester Northampton 29 Mar 2014 Details
MC Burke 34y 13d Newcastle Newcastle 8 Apr 2007 Details
JEB Callard 33y 267d Bath Rugby Bath 25 Sep 1999 Details
A Masi 33y 168d Wasps Wycombe 14 Sep 2014 Details
MC van Gisbergen 33y 116d Wasps Wycombe 24 Oct 2010 Details
HFG Southwell 32y 313d Wasps Wycombe 23 Mar 2013 Details

Wing
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
R Underwood 35y 120d Bedford Northampton 17 Oct 1998 Details
BP Lima 35y 2d Bristol Northampton 27 Jan 2007 Details
IC Evans 34y 266d Bath Rugby Bath 12 Dec 1998 Details
MJ Cueto 34y 86d Sale Sharks Salford 22 Mar 2014 Details
O Ripol Fortuny 33y 231d Sale Sharks Stockport 25 Apr 2009 Details
AT Tuilagi 33y 209d Newcastle Newcastle 21 Sep 2014 Details
SC Berridge 33y 160d London Irish Northampton 5 Jan 1999 Details
S Finau 32y 338d Bath Rugby Northampton 8 Apr 2006 Details
SE Hamilton 32y 244d Leicester Leicester 3 Nov 2012 Details
BC Cohen 32y 200d Sale Sharks Northampton 2 Apr 2011 Details

Centre
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
PJP Sella 36y 89d Saracens Watford 14 May 1998 Details
TA May 35y 298d London Welsh Oxford 30 Nov 2014 Details
CR Andrew 35y 270d Newcastle Newcastle 15 Nov 1998 Details
ST Parker 35y 230d London Welsh Oxford 14 Apr 2013 Details
HR Paul 35y 228d Leeds Northampton 26 Sep 2009 Details
MJ Tindall 35y 134d Gloucester Northampton 1 Mar 2014 Details
MJ Catt 35y 70d London Irish Reading 26 Nov 2006 Details
NJ Schuster 34y 364d Harlequins The Stoop 16 Jan 1999 Details
RB Todd 34y 251d Sale Sharks Stockport 26 Dec 2005 Details
DA Rasmussen 34y 87d Worcester Worcester 30 Sep 2011 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
MJ Catt 37y 186d London Irish Reading 22 Mar 2009 Details
G Ross 36y 267d London Welsh Oxford 30 Nov 2014 Details
CR Andrew 36y 37d Newcastle Northampton 27 Mar 1999 Details
SM Jones 35y 105d Wasps Wycombe 23 Mar 2013 Details
GW Jackson 34y 205d Saracens Northampton 16 May 2010 Details
MP Lynagh 34y 201d Saracens Watford 14 May 1998 Details
AJ Goode 34y 164d Wasps Wycombe 14 Sep 2014 Details
CC Hodgson 34y 11d Saracens London 23 Nov 2014 Details
PA Burke 33y 299d Leicester Leicester 24 Feb 2007 Details
SJ Bachop 33y 225d London Irish Northampton 13 Nov 1999 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
JW Marshall 35y 193d Saracens Northampton 14 Feb 2009 Details
NA de Kock 35y 192d Saracens Twickenham 31 May 2014 Details
DA Scully 35y 187d Rotherham Northampton 10 Feb 2001 Details
KB Putt 35y 182d London Irish The Stoop 26 Jan 2000 Details
PA Stringer 35y 72d Bath Rugby Northampton 23 Feb 2013 Details
ACT Gomarsall 35y 64d Leeds Northampton 26 Sep 2009 Details
SA Perry 34y 141d Worcester Northampton 22 Sep 2012 Details
KPP Bracken 34y 88d Saracens Northampton 18 Feb 2006 Details
G Armstrong 34y 49d Newcastle Northampton 18 Nov 2000 Details
R Howley 33y 216d Wasps Wycombe 16 May 2004 Details

Prop
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
A Deacon 38y 121d Gloucester Gloucester 29 Nov 2003 Details
CJ Budgen 38y 44d Exeter Exeter 6 Mar 2011 Details
O Sourgens 37y 232d Worcester Northampton 6 Sep 2009 Details
T Taumoepeau 37y 137d Worcester Worcester 30 Sep 2011 Details
N Hatley 37y 126d London Irish Northampton 28 Apr 2007 Details
DIW Hilton 36y 356d Bristol Bristol 25 Mar 2007 Details
JM White 36y 289d Leicester Northampton 27 Feb 2010 Details
AJ Windo 36y 252d Worcester Worcester 7 Jan 2006 Details
DSC Bell 36y 141d Bath Rugby Bath 19 Feb 2011 Details

Hooker
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
DM Davies 37y 178d Leicester Northampton 27 Feb 2010 Details
MP Regan 36y 341d Bristol Northampton 3 Jan 2009 Details
CP Fortey 36y 254d Worcester Northampton 5 May 2012 Details
OPC Azam 36y 180d Gloucester Gloucester 19 Apr 2011 Details
T Fuga 36y 130d Harlequins Northampton 21 Nov 2009 Details
GS Chuter 36y 117d Leicester Leicester 3 Nov 2012 Details
JM Humphreys 35y 190d Bath Rugby Northampton 4 Sep 2004 Details
JS Byrne 35y 162d Saracens Watford 27 Dec 2006 Details
DE West 35y 35d Leicester Northampton 9 Nov 2002 Details
JW Smit 34y 271d Saracens Milton Keynes 30 Dec 2012 Details

Lock
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
DJ Grewcock 38y 104d Bath Rugby Bath 19 Feb 2011 Details
GO Llewellyn 38y 26d Bristol Bristol 25 Mar 2007 Details
SD Shaw 37y 207d Wasps Northampton 27 Mar 2011 Details
IM Gough 36y 358d London Irish Reading 3 Nov 2013 Details
WJ James 36y 49d Gloucester Northampton 9 Feb 2013 Details
CM Gillies 35y 365d Worcester Northampton 5 May 2012 Details
DF Schofield 35y 315d London Welsh Oxford 30 Nov 2014 Details
SM Haag 35y 162d Bath Rugby Bath 6 Jan 2001 Details
L Gross 35y 145d Newcastle Northampton 15 Apr 2005 Details
TP Palmer 35y 44d Wasps Northampton 10 May 2014 Details

Flanker
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
NA Back 36y 41d Leicester Northampton 26 Feb 2005 Details
SB Betsen Tchoua 35y 193d Wasps Wycombe 4 Oct 2009 Details
PW Volley 35y 107d Harlequins Northampton 17 Feb 2007 Details
JA Farias Cabello 34y 207d London Welsh Oxford 14 Apr 2013 Details
JF Boer 34y 167d Gloucester Northampton 17 Apr 2010 Details
NAC Best 33y 349d Worcester Worcester 16 Feb 2013 Details
LJM Cabannes 33y 346d Harlequins The Stoop 18 Jan 1998 Details
ODA Finegan 33y 338d Newcastle Newcastle 26 Mar 2006 Details
MZV Brooke 33y 336d Harlequins The Stoop 16 Jan 1999 Details
JPR Worsley 33y 286d Wasps Northampton 27 Mar 2011 Details

No. 8
Player Age Team Ground Date Match
CMA Sheasby 36y 315d London Irish Northampton 11 Oct 2003 Details
NJ Easter 36y 134d Harlequins Twickenham 27 Dec 2014 Details
PJ Paramore 35y 11d Gloucester Gloucester 29 Nov 2003 Details
C Hala'ufia 35y 10d London Irish Reading 3 Nov 2013 Details
LJM Cabannes 34y 288d Richmond Northampton 21 Nov 1998 Details
MZV Brooke 34y 230d Harlequins Northampton 2 Oct 1999 Details
RJ Baxter 34y 196d Exeter Exeter 5 Jan 2013 Details
LBN Dallaglio 34y 134d Wasps Northampton 22 Dec 2006 Details
MR Brewer 34y 44d W Hartlepool Hartlepool 20 Dec 1998 Details
D Browne 33y 363d London Welsh Oxford 14 Apr 2013 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Team Ground Date Match
CJ Budgen (P) 39y 232d Exeter Northampton 9 Sep 2012 Details
RGR Dawe (H) 38y 248d Sale Sharks Sale 10 May 1998 Details
MJ Catt (W) 38y 233d London Irish Reading 8 May 2010 Details
MT Umaga (C) 37y 353d Rotherham Northampton 7 Feb 2004 Details
DSC Bell (P) 37y 182d Bath Rugby Bath 31 Mar 2012 Details
WJ James (L) 37y 69d Gloucester Northampton 1 Mar 2014 Details
CH Nieto (P) 37y 14d Saracens Barnet 12 May 2013 Details
SC Turner (P) 37y 3d Sale Sharks Stockport 25 Apr 2009 Details
SB Betsen Tchoua (F) 37y 2d Wasps Northampton 27 Mar 2011 Details
DIW Hilton (P) 36y 299d Bristol Northampton 27 Jan 2007 Details

Only the player's most recent appearance in that position listed; Only includes matches where the player starts in the respective position, and excludes matches as a substitute.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Harlequins v Northampton Saints at Twickenham, Aviva Premiership Round 11, Dec 27, 2014 [25-30 FT]
London Welsh v Northampton Saints at Oxford, Aviva Premiership Round 9, Nov 30, 2014 [14-43 FT]
Saracens v Northampton Saints at London, Aviva Premiership Round 8, Nov 23, 2014 [24-31 FT]