Date of birth
Cropper joined the Clarets as a first-year scholar in February 2017.
The right-back linked up with Michael Duff’s youth side towards the back end of the season, in their charge for the U18 Development League title charge.
Despite Cropper joining the club as a forward, he currently plays right-back after switching roles midway through the 2017/18 season.
In January 2018, Cropper hit the winning goal at Turf Moor against Leeds United in the FA Youth Cup.
The defender was then handed a third-year scholarship contract at the of the season.