19 November 1938|
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
|Died||31 October 2011(aged 72)|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||182 lb (83 kg)|
Killeen was born in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape. A goal-kicking left wing three-quarter, he played in England for St Helens, with whom he won the Challenge Cup in 1966. Killeen also played in Australia for the Balmain, winning the NSWRFL premiership with them in 1969 and becoming the club's all-time top point-scorer.
Challenge Cup final appearances
Len Killeen played, scored a try and 5-conversions, and was man of the match winning the Lance Todd Trophy in St. Helens' 21-2 victory over Wigan in the 1966 Challenge Cup final during the 1965–66 season at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday 21 May 1966.
County Cup final appearances
Len Killeen played Right-Wing, i.e. number 2, and scored a try in St. Helens' 15-4 victory over Leigh in the 1963 Lancashire Cup final during the 1963–64 season at Station Road, Swinton on Saturday 26 October 1963, and played Left-Wing, i.e. number 5, and scored 3-conversions in the 12-4 victory over Swinton in the 1964 Lancashire Cup final during the 1964–65 season at Central Park, Wigan on Saturday 24 October 1964.
BBC2 Floodlit Trophy final appearances
Len Killeen played Left-Wing, i.e. number 5, in St. Helens's 0-4 defeat by Castleford in the 1965 BBC2 Floodlit Trophy final during the 1965–66 season at Knowsley Road, St. Helens on Tuesday 14 December 1965.