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Len Casey

Len Casey
Personal information
Nickname Iron Man
Born (1953-01-01) 1 January 1953 (age 61)
Hull, England
Playing information
Position Prop, Second-row, Loose forward/Lock
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1968–≥78 Hull Kingston Rovers
≤1979–≥79 Bradford Northern
≤1979–≥83 Hull Kingston Rovers
≤1985–≥86 Wakefield Trinity
Total 0 0 0 0 0
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1978–81 England 5 1 0 0 3
1977–83 Great Britain 14 1 0 0 3
Coaching information
Years Team Gms W D L W%
April 1985–June 1986 Wakefield Trinity
1986–88 Hull
1991–92 Scarborough Pirates
Total 0 0 0 0

Len 'Iron Man' Casey is an Bowness-on-Windermere.

Playing career

International honours

Len Casey won caps for England while at Hull Kingston Rovers in 1978 against France, and Wales, in 1980 against Wales, in 1981 against France, and Wales, and won caps for Great Britain while at Hull Kingston Rovers in the 1977 Rugby League World Cup against France (sub), New Zealand (sub), and Australia, in 1978 against Australia, while at Bradford Northern in 1979 against Australia (2 matches), and New Zealand (3 matches), while at Hull Kingston Rovers in 1980 against New Zealand (3 matches), in 1983 against France (2 matches).[2]

Rugby League Premiership final appearances

Len Casey played, and was man of the match winning the Harry Sunderland Trophy in Hull Kingston Rovers' 11-7 victory over Hull in the 1980-81 Rugby League Premiership final at Headingley Stadium on Saturday 16 May 1981.

Coaching career

Len Casey was Hull's team manager from 1986 to 1988.[1]


External links

  • International Statistics at
  • Player statistics at
  • Coach statistics at
  • Photograph 'Len Casey touches down' at
  • Photograph 'Len Casey scores in semi' at
  • Photograph 'Len Casey slips out a good pass' at
  • Photograph '1980 Great Britain v New Zealand' at
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