West Bromich Albion in Ben Foster talks

West Bromwich Albion in Foster talks
© PA Photos
West Bromwich Albion are in talks to sign Birmingham City goalkeeper Ben Foster.

West Bromwich Albion are in talks to sign Birmingham City goalkeeper Ben Foster.

The Baggies have recently had a £1.2m offer for West Ham shotstopper Robert Green rejected, with the East London club describing the offer as "derisory".

Manager Roy Hodgson said: "I am aware of our interest but I am not aware of how far down the line we are with our negotiations with Birmingham, so I can't make any comments on that.

"But Ben Foster is a goalkeeper who interests us and if we can get him to West Bromwich Albion on loan or on a permanent deal, that would be something we would be very happy about."

Albion's previous number one, Scott Carson, left the club on July 1 to join Turkish side Bursaspor.

Zoltan Gera, Roy Hodgson and Ben Foster
Read Next:
Zoltan Gera returning to West Brom
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163