Date: 7th May 2013 at 8:11pm
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If anyone should know what ability Ben Foster has Aidy Boothroyd should know, after all he signed the England international during his time with Watford.

Boothroyd, as he told BBC Radio Northampton, rates Lee Nicholls as highly as Foster, saying: ‘I genuinely think Lee is as good as Ben Foster. He was outstanding.’

No one will argue that Nicholls has had an outstanding season with Northampton, who will desperately want to bring him back from Wigan again next season, but if he’s rated in such high regard they’ll do well to do so with the 20-year-old you’d think.

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