Ben Foster delighted with Kieran Gibbs and Gareth Barry signings

West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster has revealed his delight at the arrivals of Kieran Gibbs and Gareth Barry during the summer transfer window.


The duo have quickly integrated into Tony Pulis' side, who have made a strong start to the Premier League season.

The Baggies were initially slow picking their targets in the summer, but they eventually ended up as one of the big winners with the likes of Grzegorz Krychowiak brought in before the transfer deadline. In a report covered by The Express and Star, Foster appear to share a similar view on the transfer business with the club now having sufficient depth in their squad.

Tony Pulis Admits Huge Luck in Victory over Burnley

West Brom manager Tony Pulis claimed that his team often rode the luck in the match against Burnley.


The team managed a 1-0 victory over Burnley at Turf Moor, which has been a fortress for the club up until now. The result did not tell the whole story, as the home team were able to create numerous chances over the course of the game. Yet, the inability to finish off the chances coupled with West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster being on top form helped West Brom come away with three points. Tony Pulis has not tried to defend his three points, and said that there was a major element of luck in this victory.

ENGLAND HOPE FOR MORE UNDER-AGE SUCCESS

England are set to continue the work that has brought them recent successes in age grade tournaments. The nation was excited when the Under-20 side won the World Youth Championship in June. The Under-19 side won the continental European championships and the Under-21 side reached the last four of the UEFA tournament.

The Under-17 side have been drawn into a group for the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup in India in October. The England manger of that age grade Steve Cooper has reportedly reached the FA team and plans are underway to ensure the country continues to enjoy its new found momentum in age grade events.

West Bromwich Albion keeping tabs on England Under-20 keeper

West Bromwich Albion are reportedly interested in a summer deal for Dean Henderson, who was part of the England Under-20 squad which recently tasted World Cup success.


The 20-year-old has yet to make a competitive appearance for Manchester United, but he has had playing time at Stockport County and Grimsby Town in recent years.

FOSTER GETTING CREDITS AFTER DECENT RUN

Ben Foster is getting credits for his return this season – some say it is his best in a West Bromwich Albion shirt. The Supporters’ club named him as the most outstanding player at an awards evening.


“He’s been superb all season, hasn’t he,” club chief John Homer said.

“He’s so consistent and he’s saved us a lot of points this season. I think it’s been his best season in an Albion shirt because it’s been uninterrupted,” he added. Homer added that Foster has matured into a fine keeper and that he has fought off the competition from Craig Dawson.

WEST BROM HOLD MAN UNITED TO BARREN RUN

Manchester United were held by a disciplined West Bromwich Albion side in the Premier League.


Despite chasing a top four finish the Red Devils surprisingly dropped points with the barren run at Old Trafford.

BEN FOSTER HAILS TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR

West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster has hailed Premier League outfit Tottenham Hotspur as the best team he opines that they have played this term. Tottenham Hotspur hit four past Foster when they clashed and it seems he is still stunned.


After narrow losses to Arsene Wenger and Antonio Conte’s men, Tony Pulis set up the team to play defensive but Mauricio Pochettino’s men hammered them 4-0. Foster said he remains impressed with their attacking prowess.

Ben Foster: Tottenham Have Been Our Best Opponent this Season

Goalkeeper Ben Foster conceded four goals in the Premier League for only the first time since October in the 4-0 loss against Tottenham.


After the game, the West Brom goalkeeper claimed that Spurs were the best team that they have faced in the division this season. Foster saw striker Harry Kane score a hat-trick to take his league tally to 13 goals in 17 appearances. He has really been a force to reckon with in the last two months. Despite Foster being one of the best goalkeeping options out there, he was unable to prevent West Brom’s huge defeat.

Pulis Reveals That Was No Pressure Behind Ben Foster’s International Retirement

Tony Pulis claims that he never persuaded goalkeeper Ben Foster into considering international retirement.


The former Manchester United goalkeeper made his debut for England in 2007. However, he was largely a backup to goalkeepers like Paul Robinson and Joe Hart even though he seemed to have a lot of potential. As the move to West Brom came about in 2012,Foster was keen on establishing himself in the national team fold since he would be getting regular gametime to impress then-England boss Roy Hodgson. However, it was not the case asFoster continued to remain as the second choice.

Ben Foster saves West Bromwich from defeat

West Bromwich Albion hosted Tottenham Hotspur for the 8th Premier League match of the season and this match concluded in a 1-1 draw even though there was 1 team that dominated the game from start till the very end.


Tottenham Hotspur had the upper hand over West Bromwich Albion in just about everything as the team of Mauricio Pochettino enjoyed having more possession, shots on target, completed passes and just about everything else.

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