Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Foster - Luckiest Clean Sheet I've Ever Kept

Foster - Luckiest Clean Sheet I've Ever Kept

Ben Foster has said Albion defended like monsters and he thinks that's the craziest clean sheet he's ever kept or saw in football.

Speaking to wba.co.uk after the 1-0 victory over Liverpool our on loan goalkeeper said.

'It was crazy! It was the luckiest clean sheet I have ever kept or seen. Midway through the second half, the ball smashed me in the face and it all went a bit blurred and, about five minutes later I got another one in the face! I went out for a punch, missed it completely, Andy Carroll headed the ball and hit me in the face again, I couldn't see a thing. When we got in the changing room afterwards everyone was laughing because it had been total mayhem out there.'

Foster goes onto add though that it was a sterling defensive performance from the team that counted, and all credit to the back four for their efforts.

'We have to be given credit because we worked like crazy. The back four were like monsters, they were absolutely amazing but to get that clean sheet was phenomenal. We were absolutely buzzing afterwards.'

Not only did the victory put another record to rest, Foster knows it was a big moment for the head coach.

'It was huge for the boss, I think everybody can understand the feeling when you go to a former employer and get one over them. The gaffer has no ill feelings towards Liveprool and he's a complete professional but that will be really sweet for the gaffer. You could see that on his face and when he got into the changing room that it meant a lot to him and rightly so. He should be proud, he's done a phenomenal job for the club.'

Fantastic victory for us and that's got to secure our aim of finishing as top dogs now!

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Baggy Boy
Date:Monday April 23 2012
Time: 6:43PM

Login to post a comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Audio - Worst Away Display Yet For Pulis

Head coach Tony Pulis has slammed West Bromwich Albion's worst away day showing since he joined the club following the performance at the weekend.

Vital View - Newcastle United 1-0 West Brom

A defeat, which Tony Pulis has called the worse performance (away) since he took over as West Brom boss, was suffered when Newcastle won one-nil.

Stats: Newcastle v WBA

All the stats from Newcastle (1) vs (0) WBA, St James' Park, 6/2/16 Att: 50,152

The West Bromwich Albion Injury Table..

Our weekly update looking at the injury table and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Newcastle MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Foster80%
Dawson0%
McAuley0%
Olsson0%
Chester0%
Yacob0%
Sandro0%
Gardner0%
Fletcher0%
McClean0%
Anichebe0%
Sub - Berahino10%
Sub - Pritchard10%
Sub - Rondon0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 25 11 8 6 41 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 25 7 9 9 30 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 25 7 7 11 28 -12
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Everton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 27 2016 5:30PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : Leicester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 6 2016 4:00PM : Manchester United (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 5:30PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2016 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)