|Irish name||Cillian de Shiún|
|Position||Left Half Back|
4 January 1987 |
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
Killian Young (born 4 January 1987 in Renard, County Kerry) is an Irish sportsperson. He plays Gaelic football with his local club Renard, divisional side South Kerry and has been a member of the Kerry senior inter-county team since 2006.
Having appeared for Kerry in the All-Ireland Minor Football Championship and All-Ireland Under-21 Football Championship, Young made his Kerry senior championship debut in 2006, breaking into the team in 2007. He filled the number 7 jersey when Aidan O'Mahony moved to centre-back to replace Séamus Moynihan. Young played there in the National Football League and retained his place for the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship. He was a member of the Kerry team that won Munster and then the All-Ireland that year, and won Young Player of the Year. He captained Kerry to the 2008 All-Ireland Under-21 Football Championship. He won another senior All-Ireland in 2009 when Kerry overcame old rivals Cork in the final. In 2010, he was captained Kerry to the McGrath Cup, overcoming UCC in the final.
- Kerry 2-12 Kildare 0-11. RTÉ Sports TV story, found at . Accessed 24 May 2008.
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