Fullback
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
TJ Kiernan 34y 48d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 1973 Details
GT Dempsey 32y 123d 1 v Italy Croke Park 2 Feb 2008 Details
JB Payne 30y 242d 1 v South Africa Cape Town 11 Jun 2016 Details
JE Staples 30y 29d 1 v Fiji Lansdowne Road 18 Nov 1995 Details
HP MacNeill 29y 220d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 23 Apr 1988 Details
RDJ Kearney 29y 199d 1 v France Millennium Stadium 11 Oct 2015 Details
GEA Murphy 29y 164d 1 v Argentina Parc des Princes 30 Sep 2007 Details
CMP O'Shea 28y 359d 2 v Romania Lansdowne Road 15 Oct 1999 Details
FA Jones 28y 3d 1 v Wales Millennium Stadium 8 Aug 2015 Details
KW Nowlan 26y 157d 2 v Canada Lansdowne Road 30 Nov 1997 Details

Wing
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
TG Howe 33y 78d 1 v South Africa Cape Town 19 Jun 2004 Details
TJ Bowe 31y 217d 2 v Romania Wembley 27 Sep 2015 Details
AD Trimble 31y 144d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 12 Mar 2016 Details
SP Horgan 31y 126d 1 v Fiji Dublin 21 Nov 2009 Details
KD Crossan 31y 77d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 16 Mar 1991 Details
DA Hickie 31y 32d 2 v Italy Rome 17 Mar 2007 Details
B Carney 30y 307d 1 v Argentina Santa Fe 26 May 2007 Details
KJ Hooks 30y 299d 1 v Argentina Lansdowne Road 27 Oct 1990 Details
KG Earls 30y 131d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 10 Feb 2018 Details
AC McLennan 30y 111d 1 v South Africa Cape Town 30 May 1981 Details

Centre
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
CMH Gibson 34y 78d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 19 Feb 1977 Details
BG O'Driscoll 34y 12d 1 v Wales Millennium Stadium 2 Feb 2013 Details
MK Flynn 33y 40d 1 v France Lansdowne Road 29 Apr 1972 Details
BJ Mullin 31y 139d 1 v Wales Cardiff 18 Mar 1995 Details
KM Maggs 31y 9d 1 v Japan Osaka 12 Jun 2005 Details
GW D'Arcy 30y 291d 1 v Argentina Lansdowne Road 28 Nov 2010 Details
JB Payne 30y 151d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 12 Mar 2016 Details
MJ Kiernan 29y 283d 1 v Argentina Lansdowne Road 27 Oct 1990 Details
MJM Mullins 29y 225d 3 v USA Manchester 10 Jun 2000 Details
NJ Henderson 29y 161d 1 v Australia Lansdowne Road 18 Jan 1958 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
RJR O'Gara 33y 357d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 27 Feb 2011 Details
DG Humphreys 33y 282d 1 v Japan Tokyo 19 Jun 2005 Details
JW Kyle 30y 351d 1 v France Lansdowne Road 26 Jan 1957 Details
RP Keyes 30y 184d 1 v England Twickenham 1 Feb 1992 Details
JJ Sexton 30y 70d 1 v Canada Millennium Stadium 19 Sep 2015 Details
SO Campbell 29y 14d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 19 Mar 1983 Details
PM Dean 28y 221d 1 v Wales Cardiff 4 Feb 1989 Details
RA Lloyd 28y 194d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 14 Feb 1920 Details
PR Wallace 27y 91d 1 v Pacific Is Lansdowne Road 26 Nov 2006 Details
WM McCombe 25y 346d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 18 Jan 1975 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
WG Easterby 32y 85d 2 v Tonga Nuku A'lofa 14 Jun 2003 Details
MT Bradley 31y 353d 1 v USA Lansdowne Road 5 Nov 1994 Details
IJ Boss 31y 169d 1 v Russia Rotorua 25 Sep 2011 Details
EGE Reddan 31y 111d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 2012 Details
RJM McGrath 29y 316d 1 v South Africa Cape Town 30 May 1981 Details
M Sugden 29y 17d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 28 Feb 1931 Details
GC Murray 28y 324d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 2018 Details
JA O'Meara 28y 262d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 15 Mar 1958 Details
JJ Moloney 28y 189d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 4 Mar 1978 Details
PA Stringer 28y 75d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 26 Feb 2006 Details

Prop
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
PMN Clohessy 34y 234d 1 v Japan Lansdowne Road 11 Nov 2000 Details
RJ McLoughlin 32y 158d 1 v France Colombes 29 Jan 1972 Details
JJ Hayes 31y 102d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 12 Feb 2005 Details
NJ Popplewell 31y 59d 1 v Wales Johannesburg 4 Jun 1995 Details
DA Buckley 30y 352d 1 v Russia Rotorua 25 Sep 2011 Details
MJ Horan 30y 169d 1 v Scotland Croke Park 23 Feb 2008 Details
CEJ Healy 30y 140d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 24 Feb 2018 Details
JC Daly 30y 92d 1 v Wales Belfast 13 Mar 1948 Details
GAJ McLoughlin 29y 240d 1 v England Twickenham 6 Feb 1982 Details
GF Halpin 29y 102d 1 v New Zealand Johannesburg 27 May 1995 Details

Hooker
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
RD Best 35y 179d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 10 Feb 2018 Details
JS Byrne 32y 219d 2 v Wales Lansdowne Road 22 Feb 2004 Details
KGM Wood 31y 257d 1 v Romania Gosford 11 Oct 2003 Details
SJ Smith 31y 199d 1 v France Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 1991 Details
SM Cronin 29y 101d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 15 Aug 2015 Details
FJ Sheahan 28y 296d 2 v Japan Tokyo 19 Jun 2005 Details
CR Strauss 28y 291d 1 v Georgia Lansdowne Road 16 Nov 2014 Details
AH Price 27y 344d 1 v France Lansdowne Road 3 Apr 1920 Details
CF Fitzgerald 27y 285d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 15 Mar 1980 Details
JP Flannery 27y 243d 1 v New Zealand Auckland 17 Jun 2006 Details

Lock
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
PJ O'Connell 35y 320d 1 v England Twickenham 5 Sep 2015 Details
WJ McBride 34y 268d 1 v France Lansdowne Road 1 Mar 1975 Details
MJ Galwey 34y 237d 1 v Romania Bucharest 2 Jun 2001 Details
ME O'Kelly 32y 130d 1 v Pacific Is Lansdowne Road 26 Nov 2006 Details
NPJ Francis 31y 246d 1 v Fiji Lansdowne Road 18 Nov 1995 Details
WA Anderson 31y 212d 1 v Romania Lansdowne Road 1 Nov 1986 Details
MI Keane 31y 190d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 1980 Details
PS Johns 31y 50d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 10 Apr 1999 Details
GW Longwell 30y 327d 1 v New Zealand Auckland 22 Jun 2002 Details
RE Casey 30y 317d 1 v USA Santa Clara 31 May 2009 Details

Flanker
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
JF Slattery 34y 35d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 19 Mar 1983 Details
DP Wallace 33y 220d 1 v France Stade de France 13 Feb 2010 Details
VCP Costello 32y 353d 1 v Romania Gosford 11 Oct 2003 Details
SH Easterby 32y 50d 1 v Namibia Bordeaux 9 Sep 2007 Details
NAA Murphy 31y 352d 1 v England Lansdowne Road 8 Feb 1969 Details
P Stokes 31y 6d 2 v France Colombes 9 Apr 1921 Details
CG Henry 30y 345d 1 v Romania Wembley 27 Sep 2015 Details
WD McBride 30y 268d 1 v Wales Johannesburg 4 Jun 1995 Details
PTJ O'Hara 30y 66d 1 v Japan Lansdowne Road 9 Oct 1991 Details
JR Kavanagh 30y 35d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 25 Feb 1961 Details

No. 8
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
JPR Heaslip 32y 186d 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 18 Jun 2016 Details
P Stokes 31y 342d 1 v Wales Swansea 11 Mar 1922 Details
DJ O'Brien 31y 278d 1 v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 1951 Details
AG Foley 30y 115d 1 v Wales Lansdowne Road 22 Feb 2004 Details
ERP Miller 29y 58d 1 v USA Lansdowne Road 20 Nov 2004 Details
TAP Moore 28y 293d 1 v England Twickenham 16 Feb 1974 Details
NPS Mannion 28y 270d 2 v Japan Lansdowne Road 9 Oct 1991 Details
VCP Costello 28y 22d 1 v Georgia Lansdowne Road 14 Nov 1998 Details
CJ Stander 27y 346d 1 v England Twickenham 17 Mar 2018 Details
PS Johns 27y 272d 1 v Fiji Lansdowne Road 18 Nov 1995 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
A Quinlan (L) 34y 118d 1 v Canada Limerick 8 Nov 2008 Details
MJ Galwey (L) 33y 120d 1 v England Twickenham 5 Feb 2000 Details
WG Easterby (SH) 32y 212d 1 v Namibia Sydney 19 Oct 2003 Details
DP Wallace (N8) 32y 123d 1 v Canada Limerick 8 Nov 2008 Details
SM Cronin (H) 31y 308d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 2018 Details
TG Court (P) 31y 111d 1 v Italy Lansdowne Road 25 Feb 2012 Details
SA McKinney (F) 31y 62d 1 v Scotland Lansdowne Road 21 Jan 1978 Details
S Jennings (F) 30y 79d 1 v Russia Rotorua 25 Sep 2011 Details
GT Dempsey (FB) 30y 55d 1 v Romania Lansdowne Road 26 Nov 2005 Details
RAJ Henderson (C) 29y 315d 1 v Romania Limerick 7 Sep 2002 Details

Only the player's last match in that position as a tryscorer 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:
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]