Arsenal are reportedly exhibiting an curiosity in Ben Foster after Watford lately introduced he can be leaving the membership following the expiration of his contract.
Foster lately expressed his want to remain within the Premier League forward of subsequent season, and is joyful to play second fiddle at a membership like Arsenal.
“If I’m signing for a membership as a quantity two goalkeeper, relying on who the first-choice goalkeeper is, so say it was somebody like Arsenal and even Aston Villa for instance the place you’ve obtained the first-choice goalie I do know is a world-class goalkeeper. I’d love to have the ability to do this, and I can fortunately go in every single day [to training] understanding that’s my position as a result of it’s an necessary position nonetheless, a large position,” stated Foster, talking on his podcast, The Fozcast.
There didn’t look like any hyperlinks between Arsenal and Foster on the time of the podcast, however a brand new report from Marca has claimed Arsenal have an interest within the veteran goalkeeper.
With Leno doubtlessly leaving Arsenal to hitch Fulham, in keeping with Metro, Arsenal may very well be wanting to usher in one other goalkeeper as a backup. Foster has a wealth of Premier League expertise, and may very well be pivotal in serving to Aaron Ramsdale develop.
Ramsdale appeared on one in every of Foster’s podcasts, and it’s clear to see the 2 share a friendship, so Foster may very well be the best man to come back in. As he said, he’s joyful to play that position, so wouldn’t be inflicting the supervisor any issues demanding recreation time.