Player

Paul John - Scrum-half

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Paul John
Height175
Weight82
Date Of Birth25/01/1970
Place Of BirthPontypridd
ClubsPontypridd, South Wales (1996), Cardiff, Llantwit Fardre
RegionsCeltic Warriors
HonoursWales A, Wales, Wales B, Wales Students, Wales RU U21, Wales Schools
ManagedPontypridd, Cardiff Blues, Wales 7s, Blues U18
Paul John played for Llantwit Fardre, Cardiff (1986/87 - 1990/91) and Pontypridd. It was at Pontypridd where he had most success winning 10 Welsh caps, making his debut against Tonga in 1994, retiring from playing for the club in 2005. When his playing days were over Paul went into coaching and was head coach of Pontypridd, backs coach at Cardiff Blues, head coach of the Wales 7s team and was named Coach of the Year in 2009, after leading Wales 7s to World Cup victory against Argentina in the IRB World Cup Final.
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
1986-1987 2 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 16
1988-1989 5 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
1989-1990 17 9 2 6 2 0 0 0 8
1990-1991 23 13 0 10 8 0 0 0 32
TOTAL 47 26 3 18 10 8 0 0 56
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 16 13 0 3 396 243 61
Carmarthen Quins 17 10 3 4 372 278 54
Aberavon 16 11 0 5 371 272 53
Llandovery 16 9 2 5 344 285 48
Pontypridd 18 10 0 8 394 376 47
Merthyr 18 8 0 10 362 374 44
RGC 1404 17 8 1 8 409 381 43
Newport 15 7 0 8 294 278 37
Swansea 17 7 0 10 246 292 35
Llanelli 15 6 0 9 293 412 27
Ebbw Vale 17 4 2 11 283 351 27
Bridgend Ravens 18 3 0 15 271 493 19