INTERNATIONAL RUGBY TEAMS
 

ENGELAND- Ball games have been played around the world for centuries but the ‘football’ codes with which we re familiar today were first formalised in England

 

ARGENTINA

 

AUSTRALIA - Australian team played its first Test series in 1899- against a visiting team from the British Isles

 

FRANCE

 

IRELAND - first International was played against England in February 1875

 

WALES

 

ITALY

 

NEW ZEALAND - The first game of rugby played in New Zealand took place before the New Zealand Rugby Football Union was formed.

 

SOUTH AFRICA - played its first international in 1891 against a touring Britain side

 

SAMOA

 

FUJI

 

SCOTLAND

 

CANADA - The first game of rugby in Canada took place l among artillery men in 1864.

USA

 

GEORGIA

 

TONGA

 

RUSSIA

 

URUGUA

 

ROMANIA

 

JAPAN