Ben Foden

Born: July 2, 1985 (age 32)


Hometown: Chester, England

Position: Fullback
Sports Mole has 64 articles about Ben Foden. Articles 1 to 40:
Ben Foden of Northampton runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Gloucester on September 5, 2014
Result: Christian Day, Ben Foden star as Northampton Saints defeat Newcastle Falcons
Christian Day and Ben Foden score two tries each as Northampton Saints thrash Newcastle Falcons 42-16.
Oct 24, 15:35
Ben Foden of Northampton Saints is taken off injured during the match with Ospreys on January 18, 2015
England full-back Ben Foden hopeful of making Rugby World Cup squad
Ben Foden reveals that he is aiming to be part of the England squad at the Rugby World Cup after recovering from a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament.
Jul 18, 17:37
Bath centre Sam Burgess runs through the Sale defence during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath Rugby and Sale Sharks at Recreation Ground on March 6, 2015
Sam Burgess named in England Rugby World Cup training squad
Bath centre Sam Burgess is included in England's 50-man Rugby World Cup training squad.
May 20, 12:03
Ben Foden of Northampton runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Gloucester on September 5, 2014
Rugby player Ben Foden, wife Una welcome baby boy Tadhg
Rugby player Ben Foden announces that his wife Una has given birth to the couple's second child - a baby boy named Tadhg.
Feb 3, 12:34
Ahsee Tuala of Counties (L) celebrates his try during the round nine ITM Cup match between Counties Manukau and Auckland at ECOLight Stadium on October 8, 2014
Northampton Saints sign Samoan full-back Ahsee Tuala
Samoan full-back Ahsee Tuala moves to Northampton Saints on a deal until the end of the season.
Feb 2, 18:02
Henry Slade of Exeter Chiefs puts in a kick during the Aviva Premiership match between Exeter Chiefs and Saracens at Sandy Park on November 29, 2014
Henry Slade and Henry Thomas called into England squad ahead of Six Nations
England coach Stuart Lancaster calls up both Henry Slade and Henry Thomas he seeks injury cover ahead of the Six Nations opener against Wales in Cardiff.
Jan 31, 19:46
Wales coach Warren Gatland raises a smile during Wales training at the Millennium stadium on November 3, 2014
Warren Gatland: England have "so much strength in depth"
Wales head coach Warren Gatland plays down England's injury issues by insisting that they have "so much strength in depth".
Jan 28, 12:06
Ben Foden of Northampton Saints is taken off injured during the match with Ospreys on January 18, 2015
Northampton Saints full-back Ben Foden to miss rest of season
Northampton Saints full-back Ben Foden is expected to be sidelined for the remainder of the season with a knee injury.
Jan 20, 15:23
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Result: Fourteen-man Northampton Saints beat Leicester Tigers
Northampton Saints beat Leicester Tigers 23-19 in the Aviva Premiership, despite playing most of the match a man short after Dylan Hartley was sent off.
Dec 20, 17:35
Samuel John Christie of Benetton Treviso scores the ball during the European Rugby Champions Cup Match on December 6, 2014
Result: Northampton Saints thrash Treviso
Northampton Saints score six tries as they cruise to a 38-15 win over Treviso in the European Rugby Champions Cup.
Dec 6, 15:00
Samu Manoa of Northampton looks on during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Sale Sharks at Franklin's Gardens on October 11, 2014
Result: Northampton Saints crush London Welsh to go top of Aviva Premiership
Northampton Saints make light work of London Welsh to climb back to the summit of the Aviva Premiership table with a convincing 43-14 victory at the Kassam Stadium.
Nov 30, 16:20
Ben Foden of Northampton runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Gloucester on September 5, 2014
Video: England's Ben Foden shows his funny side in 'DIY Christmas' campaign for Worx
England and Northampton Saints star Ben Foden pokes fun at himself in an advert promoting the 'DIY Christmas' campaign for Worx.
Nov 27, 13:02
Ben Foden of Northampton runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Gloucester on September 5, 2014
Ben Foden's wife confirms couple expecting baby boy
Northampton Saints star Ben Foden's wife confirms that the couple are expecting a baby boy.
Oct 13, 12:09
Ashley Johnson of Wasps breaks away to score the first try during the Aviva Premiership match between Wasps and Northampton Saints at Adams Park on September 14, 2014
Result: London Wasps stun Northampton Saints
Two tries in two minutes help London Wasps to a 20-16 win over champions Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership.
Sep 14, 16:00
Ben Foden of Northampton runs with the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Gloucester on September 5, 2014
Ben Foden's wife Una pregnant with second child
Northampton Saints star Ben Foden will welcome his second child to the family with wife The Saturdays singer Una next year.
Sep 9, 14:02
Northampton Saints players celebrate winning the Aviva Premiership Final at Twickenham on May 31, 2014
Result: Northampton Saints clinch dramatic first Aviva Premiership title
Northampton Saints secure their first Aviva Premiership title with a dramatic 24-20 victory after extra time against Saracens.
May 31, 17:35
Ben Foden (L) of Northampton celebrates with team mates after scoring a try during the Amlin Challenge Cup quarter final match against Sale Sharks on April 3, 2014
Result: Northampton Saints win Challenge Cup
Northampton Saints win the Amlin Challenge Cup following a 30-16 win over Bath Rugby.
May 23, 21:54
Maurie Fa'asavalu of Harlequins off loads the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Harlequins and Bath at the Twickenham Stoop on May 10, 2014
Aviva Premiership roundup: Harlequins claim final playoff spot
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from the final round of fixtures in the Aviva Premiership.
May 10, 17:27
Northampton's Ben Foden dives across to score a try against Saracens on October 26, 2013
Rugby star Ben Foden signed up by NEXT Model Management
Northampton Saints and England rugby star Ben Foden signs up to NEXT Model Management.
Jan 22, 14:57
Northampton's Ben Foden dives across to score a try against Saracens on October 26, 2013
Northampton Saints' Ben Foden facing injury spell
Northampton Saints full-back Ben Foden is doubtful for England's Six Nations campaign due to a knee injury that will keep him on the sidelines for 12 weeks.
Nov 30, 20:18
Stuart Lancaster, the England head coach issues instructions during the England training session held at Pennyhill Park on October 28, 2013
Stuart Lancaster welcomes England dilemma
Stuart Lancaster says that he is happy to face a tough decision about his team selection for England.
Oct 30, 07:08
Northampton's Ben Foden dives across to score a try against Saracens on October 26, 2013
Result: Northampton Saints end Saracens' unbeaten run
Northampton Saints score six tries in their 41-20 win over Saracens in the Aviva Premiership.
Oct 26, 17:28
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints is tackled by Thom Johnson of Exeter Chiefs during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Exeter Chiefs at Franklin's Gardens on September 7, 2013
Result: Castres edge past Northampton Saints
Castres edge past Northampton Saints 19-13 in their Heineken Cup opener, thanks largely to the boot of Rory Kockott.
Oct 12, 17:23
Northampton Saints' James Wilson races ahead to score a try against Gloucester during their Aviva Premiership match on September 21, 2013
Result: Billy Twelvetrees steals controversial win over Northampton Saints
A controversial penalty in the dying seconds hands Gloucester Rugby their first win of the season, as they beat Northampton Saints 26-24 at Kingsholm.
Sep 21, 17:40
London Wasps' Billy Vunipola is tackled by Gloucester's Nick Wood on February 17, 2013
Stuart Lancaster: 'Billy Vunipola not guaranteed England place'
Stuart Lancaster says that nobody can be certain of a place in the England team.
Jun 3, 07:09
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Ben Foden to take on Gherkin Challenge for NSPCC
Northampton Saints and England star Ben Foden will run up the stairs of London's Gherkin building to raise money for the NSPCC.
May 30, 13:46
England's coach Stuart Lancaster during the match against South Africa on November 24, 2012
Stuart Lancaster to help Northampton Saints over Premiership heartbreak
Stuart Lancaster is hoping that England's Test series against Argentina will help the Northampton Saints players get over their Aviva Premiership final defeat.
May 28, 06:42
Leicester's Niall Morris runs into score the first try of the Aviva Premiership Final against Northampton Saints on May 25, 2013
Result: Leicester Tigers crowned Premiership champions
Leicester Tigers win a third Aviva Premiership title in five years as they beat Northampton Saints 37-17 at Twickenham Stadium.
May 25, 17:00
Leicester's Niall Morris runs into score the first try of the Aviva Premiership Final against Northampton Saints on May 25, 2013
Live Commentary: Aviva Premiership final - Leicester Tigers 37-17 Northampton Saints - as it happened
Live text coverage of the Aviva Premiership final between Leicester Tigers and Northampton Saints.
May 25, 14:08
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Video: Northampton Saints preview Leicester Tigers clash
Watch as Northampton Saints preview their Aviva Premiership clash with Leicester Tigers at the weekend.
Mar 27, 12:10
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Northampton Saints' Ben Foden wants to join boyband 5ive
Northampton Saints player Ben Foden admits that he would love to become the new member of boyband 5ive.
Mar 4, 13:59
London Wasps' Elliot Daly scores a try on December 13, 2012
Elliot Daly, Will Fraser, Joel Tomkins get England calls
Elliot Daly, Will Fraser and Joel Tomkins are called up to the England squad for Saturday's Six Nations clash with France at Twickenham.
Feb 17, 20:14
Worcester Warriors' Matt Kvesic is tackled by Perpignan's James Hook on December 6, 2012
Preview: Worcester Warriors vs. Northampton Saints
Sports Mole previews Worcester Warriors' game against Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership tomorrow.
Feb 15, 20:44
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Jim Malliner: 'Ben Foden injury not serious'
Northampton Saints boss Jim Mallinder denies that Ben Foden's ankle injury is serious.
Feb 11, 15:31
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Ben Foden looking to avenge Ulster defeat
Northampton Saints full-back Ben Foden issues a rallying call to his side ahead of their Heineken Cup clash with unbeaten Ulster.
Dec 14, 14:39
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Preview: Sale Sharks vs. Northampton Saints
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday's Aviva Premiership meeting between Sale and Northampton at the Salford City Stadium.
Nov 29, 18:53
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Team News: Tom Youngs to get first England cap against Fiji
Leicester Tigers hooker Tom Youngs will make his England debut against Fiji this weekend as Stuart Lancaster makes five changes to his side for the first Autumn International.
Nov 8, 10:19
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Ben Foden out for three months
Northampton Saints and England full-back Ben Foden is ruled out for up to 12 weeks with an ankle injury.
Sep 20, 18:05
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Mike Catt: 'Ben Foden injury a big blow'
Mike Catt admits that England will lose the "x factor" that the injured Ben Foden brings to the team.
Sep 19, 00:00
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Ben Foden out "for a number of weeks"
Northampton Saints scrum-half Ben Foden is ruled out of action with an ankle ligament injury.
Sep 18, 13:34