Ben Cull also played for England’s under-16 team. Fans will pay respect to a former junior footballer who died of a rare bone cancer. Southampton academy player Ben Cull, 24, had his career cut short in 2017 after being diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma in his knee.
The 24-year-old, who has played for England Under-16s, was hailed as an “extremely talented player.” A minute’s applause will be conducted on Tuesday before the club’s game against Ipswich Town.
“Ben’s skill on the pitch was complemented by his fantastic attitude and determination off the pitch,” the club said in a statement. “Everyone at the club’s thoughts are with Ben’s family, friends, and his partner Daisy.”
Ben Cull Net Worth At Death
Former England youth footballer Ben Cull has tragically died at the age of just 24 after a brave battle with cancer.
Ben, who represented England’s U16 side, was forced to retire at age 17 after he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer known as Ewing’s sarcoma. His net worth at death however is unknown.