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Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
GH McAllan 18y 13d v Scotland Lansdowne Road 15 Feb 1896 Details
JM O'Sullivan 18y ?d v Scotland Edinburgh 16 Feb 1884 Details
DB Walkington 20y 11d v England Lansdowne Road 5 Feb 1887 Details
PE O'Brien-Butler 20y 39d v Scotland Edinburgh 20 Feb 1897 Details
GH Wheeler 20y 60d v England Manchester 7 Feb 1885 Details
EC Ridgeway 20y 164d v Scotland Murrayfield 27 Feb 1932 Details
AWP Todd 20y 245d v Wales Swansea 8 Mar 1913 Details
TJ Kiernan 21y 37d v England Twickenham 13 Feb 1960 Details
EWFDV Hunt 21y 44d v France Belfast 25 Jan 1930 Details
RH Pratt 21y 49d v England Twickenham 11 Feb 1933 Details

Wing
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
JT Brett 18y 218d v Wales Belfast 14 Mar 1914 Details
HST Cormac 18y 270d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1921 Details
JH Gage 18y 331d v Scotland Murrayfield 27 Feb 1926 Details
TR Hewitt 18y 362d v Wales Cardiff 8 Mar 1924 Details
EF Campbell 19y 32d v Scotland Inverleith 18 Feb 1899 Details
IGR Davidson 19y 178d v England Lansdowne Road 4 Feb 1899 Details
SL Waide 19y 189d v England Lansdowne Road 13 Feb 1932 Details
DJ Cussen 19y 208d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1921 Details
JT Doyle 19y 284d v Wales Belfast 9 Mar 1935 Details
DSJ Bowen 19y 339d v Wales Cardiff 15 Jan 1977 Details

Centre
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
AH Bailey 18y 68d v Wales Swansea 10 Mar 1934 Details
GV Stephenson 18y 103d v France Lansdowne Road 3 Apr 1920 Details
D Hewitt 18y 152d v England Twickenham 8 Feb 1958 Details
JB Allison 18y 221d v England Lansdowne Road 4 Feb 1899 Details
AJFK O'Reilly 18y 260d v France Lansdowne Road 22 Jan 1955 Details
FFS Smithwick 18y 338d v Scotland Belfast 19 Feb 1898 Details
AR McKibbin 19y 2d v Wales Cardiff 15 Jan 1977 Details
AC Pedlow 19y 53d v Wales Swansea 14 Mar 1953 Details
LB McMahon 19y 72d v England Twickenham 14 Feb 1931 Details
FS Hewitt 19y 133d v England Lansdowne Road 13 Feb 1926 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
FS Hewitt 17y 157d v Wales Cardiff 8 Mar 1924 Details
FMW Harvey 18y 189d v Wales Cardiff 9 Mar 1907 Details
RA Lloyd 18y 192d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1910 Details
WM McCombe 18y 355d v France Colombes 27 Jan 1968 Details
AH Bailey 19y 39d v England Twickenham 9 Feb 1935 Details
WA Cunningham 19y 352d v Wales Cardiff 13 Mar 1920 Details
EO Davy 20y 231d v Wales Belfast 14 Mar 1925 Details
BJ McGann 20y 242d v France Lansdowne Road 25 Jan 1969 Details
JB Murray 20y 298d v France Lansdowne Road 26 Jan 1963 Details
MAM Quinn 20y 318d v France Lansdowne Road 14 Apr 1973 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
JMT Quirke 17y 229d v England Twickenham 10 Feb 1962 Details
AA Mulligan 19y 358d v France Colombes 28 Jan 1956 Details
JC Robbie 20y 82d v France Parc des Princes 7 Feb 1976 Details
JB Gardiner 20y 106d v England Leicester 10 Feb 1923 Details
BT O'Meara 20y 330d v Scotland Murrayfield 1 Mar 1997 Details
R Carroll 20y 350d v France Lansdowne Road 25 Jan 1947 Details
JH Burges 21y 94d v France Colombes 28 Jan 1950 Details
HM Read 21y 96d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1910 Details
PF Murray 21y 186d v France Colombes 1 Jan 1927 Details
RM Young 21y 208d v France Lansdowne Road 23 Jan 1965 Details

Prop
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
C Teehan 19y 281d v England Twickenham 11 Feb 1939 Details
H Kennedy 20y 240d v Scotland Murrayfield 26 Feb 1938 Details
TAA Headon 20y 249d v Scotland Lansdowne Road 25 Feb 1939 Details
AW Courtney 20y 285d v Scotland Inverleith 28 Feb 1920 Details
P O'Callaghan 20y 323d v England Lansdowne Road 11 Feb 1967 Details
JJC Bermingham 21y 116d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1921 Details
DB O'Loughlin 21y 214d v England Lansdowne Road 12 Feb 1938 Details
AM Buchanan 21y 268d v England Lansdowne Road 13 Feb 1926 Details
S Walker 21y 295d v England Lansdowne Road 10 Feb 1934 Details
JG Ryan 21y 316d v England Twickenham 11 Feb 1939 Details

Hooker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
WP Collopy 19y 241d v France Parc des Princes 1 Jan 1914 Details
KD Mullen 20y 60d v France Lansdowne Road 25 Jan 1947 Details
D Browne 20y 82d v France Lansdowne Road 3 Apr 1920 Details
JC Blackham 20y 132d v Scotland Inverleith 27 Feb 1909 Details
WF Browne 22y 16d v England Twickenham 14 Feb 1925 Details
JL Cantrell 22y 28d v France Parc des Princes 7 Feb 1976 Details
JS Dick 22y 109d v England Twickenham 10 Feb 1962 Details
JJ Clune 22y 340d v Wales Swansea 8 Mar 1913 Details
KGM Wood 22y 359d v England Lansdowne Road 21 Jan 1995 Details
HC Browne 23y 73d v England Twickenham 9 Feb 1929 Details

Lock
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
JR Brady 20y 13d v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 1951 Details
RH Thompson 20y 266d v France Colombes 26 Jan 1952 Details
MG Molloy 21y 124d v France Colombes 29 Jan 1966 Details
IMB Stuart 21y 144d v England Belfast 9 Feb 1924 Details
DE Spring 21y 151d v Scotland Lansdowne Road 21 Jan 1978 Details
J Russell 21y 185d v France Colombes 1 Jan 1931 Details
RE Casey 21y 202d v England Twickenham 5 Feb 2000 Details
DB O'Loughlin 21y 228d v Scotland Murrayfield 26 Feb 1938 Details
WJ McBride 21y 249d v England Twickenham 10 Feb 1962 Details
JW Davidson 21y 309d v Wales Lansdowne Road 2 Mar 1996 Details

Flanker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
TA McClelland 20y 186d v England Twickenham 12 Feb 1921 Details
JM Neill 20y 227d v France Belfast 23 Jan 1926 Details
KG Goodall 20y 338d v France Colombes 27 Jan 1968 Details
JF Slattery 20y 346d v France Colombes 24 Jan 1970 Details
NAA Murphy 20y 351d v England Twickenham 8 Feb 1958 Details
AG Foley 21y 83d v England Lansdowne Road 21 Jan 1995 Details
JA Donaldson 21y 145d v England Twickenham 8 Feb 1958 Details
JD Clinch 21y 163d v Wales Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 1923 Details
MJ Cunningham 21y 213d v France Lansdowne Road 22 Jan 1955 Details
JW Davidson 21y 267d v Scotland Lansdowne Road 20 Jan 1996 Details

No. 8
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
GR Beamish 19y 291d v England Twickenham 14 Feb 1925 Details
KG Goodall 19y 353d v England Lansdowne Road 11 Feb 1967 Details
ERP Miller 21y 117d v France Lansdowne Road 18 Jan 1997 Details
JAE Siggins 21y 187d v France Colombes 1 Jan 1931 Details
ML Hipwell 21y 210d v England Twickenham 10 Feb 1962 Details
JR Kavanagh 22y 3d v France Belfast 24 Jan 1953 Details
SD Corkery 22y 76d v England Lansdowne Road 21 Jan 1995 Details
T McGrath 22y 159d v Wales Lansdowne Road 10 Mar 1956 Details
HN Potterton 22y 345d v Wales Cardiff 13 Mar 1920 Details
RA Lamont 23y 66d v France Lansdowne Road 23 Jan 1965 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Opposition Ground Date Match
CJ Scally (SH) 20y 156d v Scotland Murrayfield 20 Mar 1999 Details
LM Fitzgerald (C) 20y 177d v Wales Croke Park 8 Mar 2008 Details
BT O'Meara (SH) 20y 316d v England Lansdowne Road 15 Feb 1997 Details
WI Henderson (F) 21y 3d v Scotland Murrayfield 24 Feb 2013 Details
MJ Kiernan (C) 21y 6d v Wales Lansdowne Road 23 Jan 1982 Details
AD Trimble (W) 21y 114d v France Stade de France 11 Feb 2006 Details
RDJ Kearney (C) 21y 313d v Italy Croke Park 2 Feb 2008 Details
PA Burke (FH) 21y 321d v Wales Cardiff 18 Mar 1995 Details
C Grimshaw (SH) 21y 325d v England Lansdowne Road 8 Feb 1969 Details
DPLJ Jackson (FH) 22y 28d v Scotland Lansdowne Road 2 Feb 2014 Details

Only the player's first appearance 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 Italy at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Mar 8, 2014 [46-7 FT]
Ireland v Wales at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Feb 8, 2014 [26-3 FT]
Ireland v Scotland at Lansdowne Road, Six Nations, Feb 2, 2014 [28-6 FT]