Test Your England v Ireland Rugby Knowledge!
With the big game at Twickenham this weekend, what better way to get set up than test your England v Ireland rugby history...
In which year did England receive a standing ovation when they ran out on the Lansdowne Field turf?
Since 1988 England and Ireland have competed annually for which trophy?
How many times have England and Ireland met in the Rugby World Cup?
133 is the record number of caps held by an English or Irishman…name that player.
The last draw between England Ireland was a 9-9 stalemate at Twickenham, can you name the year?
Which player with 107, has scored the most points in England v Ireland matches?
In which year did England captain Martin Johnson famously lead his team on to the wrong side of the pitch for the team anthems and then refused to move to meet the Irish President?
England hold the record for the longest winning streak in England v Ireland matches. How many games did they win consecutively?
Which legendary Irish hooker scored a fantastic try from a lineout to help deny England a Grand Slam in 2001?
In 1988 this English back scored a second half hat trick at Twickenham which sparked schoolboys from Douai Abbey to start singing the infamous ‘Swing Low Sweet Chariot’, an anthem that has been adopted by England rugby fans ever since.