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NEWS | RIP Rhys Powell

Younger supporter passes away after long battle with cancer

15 September 2017

Otis Khan, Ryan Dickson, Jake Gray and Darren Way pose for a photo with supporter Reece YTFC

Yeovil Town Football Club is saddened to learn of the passing of young supporter Rhys Powell.

The Town fanatic died holding his mother’s hand at St Margaret’s Hospice on Monday, after a 17-year battle with cancer. 

Darren Way and three of his squad visited Rhys prior to the Glovers’ match with Coventry City in August, and dedicated the win to the 19-year-old.

Everyone at the club would like to pass on their condolences to Rhys’ family and friends.

Details of his funeral can be found here. All are welcome.


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