On this day in 1952, Leeds legend Keith McLellan made his Leeds debut against Doncaster who had signed after former Leeds player Franke O'Rourke had recommended him.
On this day in 1952, Leeds legend Keith McLellan made his Leeds debut against Doncaster. The Australian centre joined the Loiners on a seven year deal after former Leeds player Franke O'Rourke had recommended him. He proved to be a massive hit and an inspirational captain. In this game Keith's performance was one of the few highlights of the game. Keith was a try scorer, but the Loiners were defeated in the game 11-6. Alongside Lewis Jones the two formed the perfect partnership, helping the side to Yorkshire League Championship and the Challenge Cup in the 1956-57 season. Throughout his career at Leeds Keith played 215 games, scored 217 points.
Title sponsor First Utility has today revealed the nominations for the Official First Utility Super League Player of the Month competition for April, which lets fans vote for the league's most outstanding players.
Leeds Rhinos will take on Huddersfield Giants in the massive Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round clash on Saturday 16th May, kick off 2.30pm, with junior members getting in for FREE and non-member juniors just £5.