Date of birth
BEN established himself as Albion’s number one keeper quickly after the arrival of Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink in January 2021 having previously served as back-up since arriving at the Pirelli Stadium in October 2019.
Having come through the Crewe Alexandra academy to sign his first contract in January 2013. Ben quickly gained experience with a loan spell at Northern Premier League Stafford Rangers but was back at Gresty Road to make his first team debut as a 19-year-old.
Player Of The Year for the Railwaymen in both 2015 and 2016, Ben continued to impress and he went on to make 223 EFL appearances for the club before departing in the summer of 2019 after turning down a new contract.
After several trials Ben arrived at the Brewers and was an instrumental player in Albion’s ‘Great Escape’ at the end of last season.