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Non-league star linked with City

The transfer rumours are starting to begin in earnest as the season draws to a close and Coventry City have been linked with Oxford United's versatile defender Luke Foster.

The 22-year-old former Sheffield Wednesday youngster, who can also play in midfield, was recently crowned as both the Supporters' and Players' Player of the Year at the Blue Square Premier club.

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Date:Thursday April 24 2008

Time: 8:23AM

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Foster is a decent player, just winning the players, player and fans player of the season. since gaining a regular place Uniteds defence has looked very good (shame about the rest of the team) he possibly the only united player capable of making such a jump. would be a decent punt IMO.
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24/04/2008 12:33:00

Certainly seems to be the way Cov are thinking nowadays, promising younger players from the lower leagues.
Dave Bennett
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24/04/2008 17:10:00

obviously he would be a gamble, but he wouldnt cost a huge fee I would guess 200-250k max, which would be a steal. he looks comfortable at conference level and is easily a couple of levels above. the fact he won the two player of the year awards is all the more outstanding is that he hardly played for the first 3 mths as previous manager jim smith didnt play him, critisising his attitude, since JS moved upstairs, he has been a first choice and the defence has looked oxfirds only solid area.
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