Supporters applaud tragic football fan

Skye Thompson
Skye Thompson
0
Have your say

SUPPORTERS tonight paid tribute to a tragic Leeds United fan with a minute’s applause.

The crowd at this evening’s Leeds United versus Blackburn Rovers took part in the gesture in memory of Skye Thompson, a 17-year-old Leeds season ticket holder.

She died after suffering a bleed on the brain at her home in Sheffield.

Skye’s heartbroken family had asked fans to remember her with a minute’s applause in the 17th minute of the match. Blackburn fans also took part in the tribute.

Launch of the Leeds European Capital of Culture bid at the Hyde Park Picture House, Leeds..Leader of Leeds City Council Judith Blake pictured..10th October 2017 ..Picture by Simon Hulme

Leeds’s capital of culture bid in chaos as European Commission says UK city can’t hold title after Brexit