Former England goalkeeper Ben Foster has put out a tweet offering his support to Crewe Alexandra Under-12 Academy goalkeeper, Ashton Hulme..
Young Ashton was diagnosed with bone cancer, known as Osteosarcoma and is currently receiving chemotherapy treatment.
You can watch the video below.
Speaking on the official Crewe Alexandra website, Aidan Callan, Crewe Alexandra Academy Manager said:
This news about Ashton has completely devastated everyone here at the club. Ashton is not only a talented young goalkeeper but more importantly, a brilliant young lad full of personality, energy, politeness and is extremely well-liked by everyone here at the Academy
A Just giving page has been set up to support Ashton and his family, you can view the page here.
If you wish to send a card or message to Ashton and his family. Please address it to Aidan Callan, Reasheath, Alexandra Park, Wettenhall Road, Nantwich, CW5 6DF.
Everyone here at Crewe News sends our best wishes to Ashton and his family.