The 12 countries which have the most players competing in the Gallagher Premiership

THE Gallagher Premiership is a multicultural place – but which nations were best represented during the 2018/19 season?

12. USA – Four players including Sale’s AJ MacGinty

Sale Sharks player AJ MacGinty attacks Wasps player Tommy Taylor during the Gallagher Premiership rugby game between Sale Sharks and Wasps at JW Bell Stadium on Sept 22 – PHOTO: Steve Bond/PPAUK

11. Argentina – Seven players including Exeter’s Santiago Cordero

10. Fiji – Nine players including Newcastle’s Vereniki Goneva

Newcastle Falcons player Vereniki Goneva is tackled during the Gallagher Premiership rugby game between Newcastle Falcons and Saracens at Kingston Park on Sep 02 – PHOTO: Steve Bond/PPAUK

9. Ireland – 11 players including Bristol Bears Ian Madigan