Young West Ham striker Dylan Tombides has died following a three-year battle with testicular cancer.

The 20-year-old Australian, who made his Hammers first-team debut two years ago, passed away on Friday with his family at his bedside.

Tombides was first diagnosed with cancer while representing Australia during the 2011 Under 17 World Cup in Mexico.

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