Toughened Ben aims for pro contract

Ben Davis has had to get up to speed - literally - when he started his two-year scholarship contract with Fulham Football Club last July.

The 17-year-old Singaporean also had to attain "football IQ" in the fastest way possible to match his peers at the second-tier Championship club's Under-18 academy.

TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE

Thank you for reading The Straits Times

You have reached one of our Premium stories. To continue reading, get access now or log in if you are a subscriber.

What is Premium?

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 27, 2018, with the headline 'Toughened Ben aims for pro contract'. Print Edition | Subscribe