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Quiz: Name The Players With Longest Ireland Career In Professional Era

Ireland Rugby Quiz

We’re testing your knowledge on the stalwarts of Irish rugby in our latest quiz. 

Once you’re finished with this quiz, make sure to check out the bottom of this article for links to all the quizzes we have produced over the last few weeks which are sure to keep you busy in these rugby scarce times.

Today’s quiz looks at the stalwarts of Irish rugby and in particular, those players who have had the longest careers in a green jersey in the professional era.

It doesn’t necessarily mean the players with the most caps but the longest period of time between first cap and last cap.

Ireland Rugby Quiz

For the sake of this quiz, there is one player included who played a lot of his rugby in the amateur era but the final years of his career did coincide with the onset and establishment of professionalism in this country.

There are 15 players for you select, you have seven minutes to get them all and make sure to tag a friend and post your score in the comments section.

Best of luck!


Don’t forget to check out some of our previous quizzes: 

Top Try Scorers In International Test Rugby History 

The Leinster Team Which Won Their First Heineken Cup

The Munster Team Which Won The 2008 Heineken Cup

The Munster Team Which Won The 2006 Heineken Cup

All The New Irish Rugby Captains Between 2000-2020

World Rugby Young Players Of The Year 

Ireland Starting XV Which Beat France In 2000 Six Nations

Ireland’s Win Over England On St Patrick’s Day 2018 

World Rugby Coaches Of The Year 

Past Winners Of World Rugby Player Of The Year 

Irish Players With The Most Six Nations Caps

Ireland Team Which Beat England In The 2001 Six Nations

Top Irish & English Try Scorers In The Six Nations 

Top Irish & Welsh Try Scorers In The Six Nations 

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Author: Sean McMahon

Sean is Deputy Editor and head rugby writer. You can contact him by email seanmc@punditarena.com or on Twitter