EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 28: Odell Beckham #13 of the New York Giants reacts against the Philadelphia Eagles during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jayro Ponce, the 9-year-old Giants/Odell Beckham fan passed away on Monday night. Ponce had been battling a rare form of cancer.

Odell had shown mad love for this little homie and posted this instagram post:

Young Jayro, keep fightin brotha!!! I'm wit u! #MilkshakesMilkshakes @jayroponce07 @jayroponce07 uve given me life!!!

157.7k Likes, 1,032 Comments - Odell Beckham Jr (@obj) on Instagram: "Young Jayro, keep fightin brotha!!! I'm wit u! #MilkshakesMilkshakes @jayroponce07 @jayroponce07..."


Following the passing of Ponce, Beckham expressed his condolences in an Instagram post:

“I don’t even kno where to start. It’s hard to even fully understand these situations. Crushed, hurt, upset this one cut deep. I had the pleasure of meeting this young man. Truly an amazing person filled wit beautiful energy. Against alll odds u fought lil bro, everyday,day after day. For yourself and for your family. God truly has a plan for everybody and everything. Young Jayro u have taught me more than u could of imagined. To the family I thank u for allowing me to visit wit yu guys and be there to support . I’ll be here for life for u guys. I kno Jayro is in a better place and that God now has him. Rest in Peace Jayro.”

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