Date of birth
The talented centre-back made his professional debut on the last game of the 2020/21 season.
Coming on for the second half against already promoted Peterborough United, it was merited for an Academy product that has caught several of the coaches’ eyes.
He signed professional terms in July 2020 and had his contract extended in June running until next summer.
Born in Leeds, Ben Blythe captained the U18s and led them to the top of Youth Alliance League in his final season with the Academy team.
He can also play left-back and has been praised for his attitude by his former U18s manager Paul Stancliffe.