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Northampton Town signed Reading goalkeeper Lewis Ward on a season long loan in July 2018.
Ward is a 6ft 4in keeper who has come through the Reading Academy, enjoying successful loan spells with various non-league clubs and also in Iceland in recent seasons. In 2017/18, he made 26 appearances on loan with Aldershot Town in the National League, keeping ten clean sheets and conceding just 22 goals. Having won their January player of the month award, Ward impressed as he helped Aldershot make the National League play offs and saved three penalties, one in normal time and two in the shoot out of their semi final with Ebbsfleet.