Mark Ireland joined London Irish in July 2007 from Newbury RFC where he had a good reputation as a strong running centre or wing. He also had spells with London Wasps and Harlequins.
The 24 year old learned his rugby at the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe before going on to Brunel University where he studied Cmmunication and Media Studies.
He has played for England at Under 16 and 18 age levels and is the first Reading born player to have played for the Exiles since they started using Madejski Stadium.
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|Weight:||101kgs / 15st 13lbs|
|Height:||188cm / 6ft 2ins|
|Date of Birth:||22/11/1982|
|Former Clubs:||, Newbury, Cornish Pirates, US Dax Rugby Landes|
|Representative Honours:||England U16, England U18|
|Heroes:||Jerry Guscott; Tim Horan; Jonah Lomu|
|Favourite Food:||Fillet Steak and chips|
|Favourite Holiday Destination:||Kenya; Ibiza|
|Currently on your iPOD:||A mixture of House music and a bit of Indie rock|
|Favourite Film:||Donnie Brasco; Goodfellas|
|Mark's Club Stats:||This Season||Club Total|