Malcolm Dacey

Malcolm Dacey

Position: Flyhalf

Date Of Birth 12/07/1960 (57)
Place Of Birth Swansea
Height 178cm / 5' 10"
Weight 77kg / 12st 1lbs

Malcolm Dacey was born in Swansea 12 July 1960.


When historians reminisce about the Welsh conveyor belt of world class fly-halves the name of Malcolm Dacey will perhaps not be mentioned but the fly-half was nevertheless  a player of skill, imagination and bravery.
Dacey played his club rugby for Bonymaen RFC, Swansea RFC, Cardiff RFC and Pontypool RFC

He gained 15 Welsh Caps between 1983-1987 making his debut in the 1983 Five Nations Championship against England.

He made one non capped appearance against Japan in 1993, a match in which he scored a try.

Dacey also made an appearance for the British and Irish Lions, coming on as a replacement against an Overseas XV in 1986.

He also represented Wales B team and the Barbarians.
Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1987/1988 18 12 0 6 2 0 0 4 20  
  1988/1989 14 7 1 6 3 0 0 1 15  
  Total 32 19 1 12 5 0 0 5 35  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  31/10/1987 Moseley FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 14  
  16/01/1988 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 10  
  30/01/1988 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 13  
  06/02/1988 London Welsh FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 7  
  13/02/1988 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 9  
  19/02/1988 South Wales Police FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 38 - 6  
  27/02/1988 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  01/03/1988 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 12  
  12/03/1988 Pontypool FH 0 0 0 1 3 L 16 - 17  
  16/03/1988 Penarth FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 55 - 19  
  26/03/1988 Nottingham FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 15 - 16  
  02/04/1988 Barbarians FH 1 0 0 1 7 W 32 - 27  
  09/04/1988 Swansea FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 18 - 13  
  27/04/1988 Barry FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  30/04/1988 Nottingham FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 12  
  22/05/1988 Northcote FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 10  
  25/05/1988 Wasps FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 28 - 32  
  29/05/1988 Wellington Centurians FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 41 - 32  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1988 Bristol Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 23  
  07/09/1988 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 36 - 18  
  17/09/1988 Coventry FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 10  
  01/10/1988 Newport FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 10  
  05/10/1988 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 28  
  22/10/1988 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 28  
  26/10/1988 Pontypridd FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 27 - 27  
  19/11/1988 Pyle FH 0 0 0 1 3 W 25 - 9  
  29/11/1988 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 26  
  03/12/1988 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  10/12/1988 London Welsh FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 28 - 14  
  17/12/1988 Amman United FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 54 - 0  
  24/12/1988 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 4  
  26/12/1988 Pontypridd FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 41  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 15 8 1 6 0 3 7 3 36  
Clubs: - Bonymaen - Cardiff - Swansea -
Education: - Cefn Hengoed Comprehensive School, Swansea -
Invitational: - Barbarians - Heineken Select -
Honours: - Wales - Wales B - Wales Youth -

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