Found July 09, 2013 on Soccerlens:
PLAYERS: Darren BentAlan Pardew
Darren Bent and Loic Remy are again being targeted by Newcastle - originally posted on It’s been no secret Newcastle have been in the market for a striker this summer. Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has wanted to address the side’s obvious need for a prolific goalscorer. Queens Park Rangers’ Loic Remy and Aston Villa’s Darren Bent are two players the Magpies have been heavily linked with. After losing Senegalese international Demba Ba to Europa League winners Chelsea in January, Newcastle manager Alan Pardew admitted the side were low on attacking reinforcements – with Papiss Cisse and Shola Ameobi being the only natural strikers left in the side. Following a dream debut season with Newcastle in 2011/12, Papiss Cisse has since lost his form for the side. Signing from German side Freiburg for £10M in January 2012, Cisse made an instant impact, scoring 13 goals in 14 games for Newcastle. This season (2012/13) he has only mustered eight goals in 36 Premier League appeara...

Newcastle wants Bent and Remy

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has confirmed he wants to sign strikers Darren Bent and Loic Remy, saying: "They are both on our list." Pardew wants to boost his strikeforce which was over-reliant last season on Papiss Cisse last season. Bent is out of favour at Aston Villa , whilst Remy is available following QPR's relegation to the Championship. Pardew had tried to...

What now for Darren Bent?

What now for Darren Bent? - originally posted on With Aston Villa potentially possessing an array of solid options up-front for the forthcoming season in the shape of last season’s top-scorer Christian Benteke and the emerging Andy Weimann; not to mention local lad Gabby Agbonlahor and recent arrival of giant Dane Nicklas Helenius from AaB, it goes without saying...

England Striker’s Fee Reduced – But Still Too High

Aston Villa have told Darren Bent, Shay Given and Stephen Ireland that they will not be training with the first team, and also will not be part of their summer camp, presumably in an effort to get them to new clubs as quickly as possible, since all three are on very high wages  at Villa, [...]

Tottenham chases Villa's Benteke

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Aston Villa will sell Christian Benteke to Tottenham but are gearing up for a price war with Daniel Levy. Mohamed Al Fayed is ready to sell Fulham . Veteran 'keeper Mark Schwarzer has joined Chelsea...

Pardew – Newcastle Have Four Or Five Striker Targets

Alan Pardew has talked today about the striker he coached to success at Charlton, 29 year-old Darren Bent, and admitted Newcastle United are interested in the striker. Darren Bent - spent a lot of time on bench last season The £6M price tag on Darren Bent is a stumbling block for Newcastle, because he will [...]

Pardew Admits Interest In Two Rop Striker Targets

Alan Pardew today has admitted that both Darren Bent and Loic Remy are on Newcastle’s list of strikers. Loic Remy – on Newcastle’s list And both strikers are expected to leave their clubs this summer, Bent because he is not wanted by Villa, and Remy because he doesn’t want to play in England’s second division [...]
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