Reece Thompson says he will never stop being a pest – because he thrives off the abuse from opposition fans.

The Boston United striker loves being a wind-up merchant on the pitch, often living on the edge as he battles with rival defenders. And that attitude – mixed with his non-stop running and willingness to frustrate opponents – sees him get more than his share of kicks on the ankles and calls from the terraces. But Thompson says he isn’t going to change his ways any time soon.

“Me personally, I like getting it (abuse),” he said. “I don’t know why.

“That’s my personality, I think. I love it, it gets me going.

“I love it when the fans are on your back.”

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