Bent bags brace in Villa win

Darren Bent gave Aston Villa a timely reminder of his quality with a brace in their come-from-behind 3-1 friendly win […]
Via Soccer News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Okore backs Bent to shine

Jores Okore has backed returning striker Darren Bent to find his goalscoring form and be a lethal asset to Aston […]
Via Soccer News
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Lambert set to welcome back Bent, Hutton

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert looks set to welcome back Darren Bent and Alan Hutton into the first-team fold. The […]
Via Soccer News
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Gossip column: Liverpool to sign Lallana for £40m – more on Lovren, Sagna, Paulinho, Bent

David Luiz is attracting interest from across EuropeFor more on the latest news in the English Premier League and other top leagues of Europe, check out the Europe News page.TRANSFER GOSSIP Liverpool are preparing a sensational £40m double swoop for Southampton midfielder Adam Lallana, 26, and defender Dejan Lovren, 24. Manager Brendan Rodgers wants to make the Saints an offer they...
Via Ghanasoccernet
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Newcastle turn attention to Darren Bent after giving up on Loic Remy

Magpies boss Alan Pardew had hoped to bring Remy back on a permanent basis after a successful loan spell, scoring 14 league goals in 24 starts. But interest from Premier League heavyweights Arsenal and Liverpool have reduced their chances, with the Frenchman revealing his desire of playing in the Champions League. Newcastle are desperate to sign a consistent goalscorer and have...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Do Newcastle Really Want This England Striker?

The Express is reporting today that Newcastle United will (again) go after Darren Bent this summer, after failing to sign him on loan last summer from Aston Villa, and he finally ended up at Fulham. Darren Bent – on loan at Fulham last season But he was never a starter for the now relegated London club, so can this […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bent tips Fulham to bounce back

Darren Bent has tipped Fulham to bounce straight back to the Premier League following their relegation to the Championship. The […]
Via Soccer News
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Darren Bent waiting to fire Fulham to safety

The former England striker, who has racked up nearly £50m in transfer fees during his career, has been on loan from Aston Villa all season. However, he has managed just 10 league starts all campaign and on Sunday suffered the ignominy of seeing 17-year-old Moussa Dembele start up front and then, as Fulham pushed for late goals, fellow teenagers Cauley Woodrow and Paddy Roberts...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Anlayzing the Manchester United crosses statistics will astound you

In the Manchester United disaster at home versus Fulham on Sunday, we witnessed United lobbing cross-after-crossing without success in the penalty area. The horrendous display at Old Trafford was bad enough but then Darren Bent’s 94th minute goal made the nightmare scenario complete. You’ve seen some stats on about the Manchester United crosses, and of course the numbers showing...
Via The Sports Bank
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Pardew Wants To Do Better Than Manchester United

Darren Bent scored in the fourth minute of added time in the Fulham game at Manchester United on Sunday, and once again the Red Devils slipped up badly and got only one point in their home game against bottom of the league Fulham. David Moyes – struggling Manchester United manager That put Manchester United only […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

OSG Prem: Get Bent- ManU Finds A Way To Draw

((HT: Sky Sports))Just when you thought things couldn't get any weirder for Manchester United this season in the Premier League...Surely, the match against Fulham would have been an easy three points. The folks from Crave Cottage were at the bottom of the table and hadn't won in almost a decade at Old Trafford...But, after a Steve Sidwell goal, Fulham had the lead for most...
Via Online Sports Guys
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Bent stuns Man United by giving Fulham 2-2 draw

A late fight back by Manchester United against Fulham counted for little as Darren Bent scored in the fourth minute of stoppage time to claim a 2-2 draw for the Premier League's bottom team against the struggling champions on Sunday. Fulham first stunned Old Trafford in the 19th minute when Steve Sidwell scored to leave seventh-place United facing a ninth loss of its title defense...
Via AP on Fox
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

What we learned this week in the Barclays Premier League

  Remember the name: Adnan Januzaj There’s a new kid on the block Look out Robin Van Persie, step aside Wayne Rooney, Manchester United might just have a new wonder-kid. Many were left scratching their heads when they saw Adnan Januzaj’s name on the team sheet for the Red Devils game away at Sunderland but the 18-year-old scored two well taken goals on his debut to win the game...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Fulham beats Stoke 1-0 in Premier League

Darren Bent scored a late winner Saturday to give Fulham a much-needed 1-0 victory over Stoke in the Premier League. Bent collected a deflected ball in the area in the 82nd minute and slotted into the net to give Fulham its first home win of the season, and only second overall after its opening-day victory at Sunderland. The win should relieve some of the pressure on under-fire...
Via AP on Fox
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Darren Bent: I was kicked out of Aston Villa but Fulham deal can help me get in England World Cup squad

Bent is hoping a season’s loan to Fulham will reignite his career and give him a platform to leap back into the England squad after a disastrous final season at Villa. Bent’s decline was rapid following the arrival of Christian Benteke last August and he became not even sure of a place on the bench as Lambert looked to ease one of his top earners off the wage bill. Unsurprisingly...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Fulham complete Bent capture

Fulham have completed the signing of striker Darren Bent on a season-long loan from Aston Villa . Bent, 29, was Villa's record signing when arrived from Sunderland in January 2011 but he slipped behind Christian Benteke in the pecking order at Villa Park last season. Fulham manager Martin Jol signed Bent when he was in charge of Tottenham and is delighted to bring the England...
Via Fox Soccer
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Fulham Agree Deal With Aston Villa to Sign Darren Bent On Season-Long Loan

Fulham have agreed a deal with Aston Villa to sign striker Darren Bent on a season-long loan. Fulham Manager Martin Jol said: “Darren Bent is a striker I have always admired. He has shown in the Barclays Premier League that he is composed and clinical in front of goal but, even if he is not scoring, he is involved in some good link-up play, creating opportunities for his teammates...
Via La Liga Talk
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Fulham signs Darren Bent on season loan from Villa

Fulham has signed England forward Darren Bent on a season-long loan deal from Aston Villa. Fulham manager Martin Jol says he has always admired Bent. Jol adds that ''he has shown in the Premier League that he is composed and clinical in front of goal.'' The 29-year-old Bent has scored more than 100 goals in the Premier League. He played under Jol at Tottenham and...
Via Fox Soccer
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Bent’s Wages Too High For Newcastle But Not For Fulham

Newcastle have been on a downward spiral since Bobby Robson was sacked in August, 2004, apart from one bright glimmer of hope the season before last when we finished 5th top, but Newcastle still has drawing power for players. Darren Bent – Newcastle wouldn’t pay his wages And that was proved again yesterday, because as […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Newcastle Need A Shot Of Real Ambition

The signing of Loic Remy a week last Monday was a real shot in the arm for the Newcastle fans, but unfortunately we haven’t been able to follow that up with the signing of Bafe Gomis or Darren Bent, and it now looks like Bent will go to Fulham on a season-long loan deal. Loic […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Striker Moves Closer To Fulham Loan Move

Darren Bent had a medical at Fulham today in the last move before the Aston Villa striker agrees to a one year loan deal at Craven Cottage. Darren Bent - close to Fulham move Earlier today Aston Villa Paul Lambert spilled the beans, and said that Darren was having a medical and that the media […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Newcastle Miss Out On Bent – Having Medical At Fulham

Sky Sports News is reporting that Aston Villa striker Darren bent is having a medical at Fulham. Darren Bent – having medical at Fulham This has been confirmed by Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert, but it’s not for a permanent transfer but for a season long loan deal, much like what Newcastle have done to […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Aston Villa striker Darren Bent close to Fulham move

Aston Villa forward Darren Bent is due to have a medical at Fulham on Thursday according to Sky sources. The 29-year-old was reportedly the subject of a £4m bid from the Cottagers in July which was rejected by Villa but they are believed to have made an improved offer of around £5m. Bent was a peripheral figure for Aston Villa last season often left on the sidelines with Christian...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Striker Target – I Want Move To Newcastle As Soon As Possible

News today that Crystal Palace may be the next club to try to sign Darren Bent of Aston Villa, and the London side are said to offer a possible loan deal to the England striker. Darren Bent – desperately wants to join Newcastle But that’s not what Villa want and they would rather get Bent […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Newcastle will have to pay £7m for Jelle Vossen

The Geordies have conceded defeat in their bid to sign Lyon ace Bafetimbi Gomis. And with Aston Villa outcast Darren Bent also unlikely to join the Toon have turned to the 24-year-old Genk star. Vossen has 11 caps for Belgium and has scored 65 goals in the past three seasons for Genk. Everton and Sunderland were linked with the 5ft 11in forward last season but failed to follow...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss
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