Each era has its stars and legendary heroes. What a galaxy of players of all nationalities have taken the field for the Barbarians.

Apart from the overseas players mentioned, what about Prince Obolensky, Carl Aarvold, W.W. Wakefield, Adrian Stoop, Cyril Holmes, David Duckham, Peter Thompson, Bleddyn Williams, Jack Matthews, Malcolm Thomas, Andy Mulligan, Jack Kyle, Cliff Morgan, Tony O’Reilly, Arthur Smith, John Spencer, Mike Gibson, Andy Irvine, Gareth Edwards, Jonathan Davies, Gavin Hastings, Jeremy Guscott, Nick Farr-Jones, Francois Pienaar, Zinzan Brooke, Joost Van der Westhuizen, Olivier Magne, Lawrence Dallaglio and Jonah Lomu.