A STUDENT who was given £5,000 by Manchester City star Jack Grealish has died from leukemia.
The 20-year-old was then diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic T-cell precursor disease. Leukemia.
Dylan, of Burton-upon-Trent, Staffordshiredied Saturday evening at his home surrounded by his family.
An article on social networks read: “He fell asleep with his family by his side, having said goodbye to all his friends the day before and he was still full of laughter and jokes.”
Dylan’s friends continued: “I can’t put into words the love that us guys and Dylan’s family have felt during this difficult time.
“We can’t thank everyone enough for their continued support and love.
“I hope we made you proud bro and I hope you know we will always love you.”
He has raised over £170,000 so far as his friends take on the Three Peaks Challenge.
The 27-year-old star shared the page link on Instagram in July with a broken heart and crying emoji.
He posted, “Please read.”
Discuss Dylan cancer battle, his girlfriend Phoebe Cole said: “It got progressively worse, he lost his appetite and was sick.
“His mother took him to the emergency room in unbearable pain and a blood test showed his white blood cells had exploded.
“It all happened so quickly that he was diagnosed with precursor T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and then three days later he was undergoing chemotherapy.”