Foster: Best of my career

West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster claims that his performance during Monday's victory over Liverpool at Anfield was 'the best of my career'.

Last Updated: 12/02/13 at 19:05 Post Comment

Ben Foster: West Brom goalkeeper believes Liverpool display was best of his care

Ben Foster: West Brom goalkeeper believes Liverpool display was best of his care

The former Manchester United player saved a Steven Gerrard penalty during the second half when the game was still goalless, before the Baggies netted twice during the closing 10 minutes for an impressive 2-0 win on Merseyside.

Gareth McAuley and Romelu Lukaku were on target for West Brom and Foster said: "That penalty save probably just made it the best.

"I played a really good game against Chelsea at St Andrew's a couple of years ago, which we won 1-0 when Lee Bowyer scored.

"I played well in that game and the Carling Cup final was great when Birmingham beat Arsenal in 2011.

"But with the penalty save and the fact we were playing at Anfield, that performance probably just tops it.

"There was also the fact we needed the win so badly which was probably just the icing on the cake. It was a really sweet one."

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terling needs to be told though that upon entering the Arsenal squad he will re-enact the final scene from Highlander where he will be thrown around a warehouse by cartoon dragons and then be a mere mortal that will only ever spend three to four weeks a season playing football and the rest on the physio's bed. There can be only one.....player available at The Emirates.

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he game changed in our favour when Carrick came on. We were able to play further up the pitch due to having a player who can give and go with the ball and keep possession. Yet barkley made some runs and Townsend scored a good goal but carrick's inclusion and chiellini's withdrawal made the biggest difference to the flow of the game

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o, you've not silenced anyone Andros, i'm afraid. We know you can score a great goal, and it's really handy to have your direct running and willingness to shoot on the bench. But until you can do the other things expected of a winger (beat the man, put a decent cross in, stay wide etc) then you can't expect more than a regular cameo. Wonderful goal though, what a hit! No wonder Buffon wanted the shirt.

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