Reports from a number of reputable sources including The Rugby Pod, are linking the 25-year-old with a move to Northampton Saints.
Northampton Saints coaching consultant Alan Gaffney clearly sees the winger as a fit in his plans to save the floundering Saints.
— RugbyStudio (@RugbyStudioblog) January 9, 2018
Bassett played for Bedford Blues who play in the RFU Championship. After being promoted from the Bedford blues academy in 2010, Bassett soon became a regular starter and soon made a name for himself. He was heavily linked with a host of Premiership teams after becoming a prolific try scorer for the Blues.
Hearing that Josh Bassett has signed for Saints ???
Josh Bassett to Saints would be nice
— The Rugby Debate ? (@therugbydebate) November 26, 2017
On 3 April 2013, it was announced on the Wasps website that Bassett had signed for Wasps for the 2013/14 season. He would join fellow England U20 such as Tommy Bell, Nathan Morris and Alec Hepburn with whom he played at the junior World Cup last summer