Northern Ireland Under-19 captain Ben Kennedy made his debut for Stevenage in January 2015.
Arriving at the club as a scholar, midfielder Ben moved up front for the Under-18s in 14/15 and hasn’t looked back since. He scored 14 times for the Under-18s and led them to the third round of the FA Youth Cup, with his dedication and spirit catching the attention of first team management.
The exciting youngster then took his first team opportunities with a number of eye-catching performances, making 17 appearances in the second half of 14/16 and scoring 4 goals as Boro made the playoffs.
2015/16 saw Ben make a further 25 appearances, scoring three goals and he captained his country at Under-19 level.