Maddy Cusack Obituary – Cause Of Death: Sheffield United Women’s player died from suicide at age 27
Maddy Cusack, a former player for Sheffield United Women and Birmingham City Women, has tragically passed away. She died unexpectedly by suicide on Wednesday, September 20, 2023, at the age of 27.
Maddy Cusack had been associated with Sheffield United Football Club since 2019, both as a player and as a marketing executive. She had recently reached the significant milestone of 100 appearances for Sheffield United Women. In addition to her contributions on the field, she was a valued colleague in the club’s offices at Bramall Lane. She had transitioned from the Sheffield United Community Foundation to the club in 2021, where she worked on marketing initiatives.
The news of Maddy’s passing deeply saddened Sheffield United Football Club, and their CEO, Stephen Bettis, expressed his condolences. He described Maddy as someone who had a positive impact on everyone she worked with and was admired for her personality and professionalism. The club pledged to provide support to Maddy’s family, friends, and colleagues during this difficult time.
Birmingham City Women also expressed their sadness at the news of Maddy Cusack’s passing. They extended their thoughts to Maddy’s family and friends during this challenging period.
Both clubs are taking steps to remember and honor Maddy’s life privately and have requested privacy for the family during this sad time.