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Derby County: Chris Martin hoping to have more opportunities to...

Derby County: Chris Martin hoping to have more opportunities to...

CHRIS Martin hopes to spend more time on the pitch alongside new signing Darren Bent this season. Bent has joined Derby County on a free transfer from Aston Villa following a loan spell last term. The former England international has signed a two-year deal at the iPro Stadium, with the option of a further 12 months. The 31-year-old scored 12 goals in 17 appearances (13 starts) during his stint with Derby in 2014-15. He did much of that work in the absence of Martin, who was sidelined by...
Express & Star Jun 10, 2015

Darren Bent: Five more expensive flops

Darren Bent might have scored the goals to keep Aston Villa in the Premier League back in 2011, but his four-and-a-half years in the West Midlands was wasted.
Derby County: Steve Nicholson on Rams conundrum of pairing Darren...

Derby County: Steve Nicholson on Rams conundrum of pairing Darren...

IN Chris Martin and Darren Bent, Derby County have two strikers capable of hitting 20-plus goals in the Championship. Martin did so in the last two seasons – 25 in 2013-14 and 21 last season when his total would surely have been greater but for injury in the final 10 weeks of the campaign. Bent hit 12 goals in only 17 games, 13 of them starts, during his loan spell from Aston Villa and now his move has been made permanent. You can never have enough goals in the team, or in the squad,...
Shields Gazette Jun 9, 2015

Ex-Sunderland star Darren Bent says Newcastle getting top manager in Steve McClaren

Former Sunderland star Darren Bent insists Newcastle will be getting a “top top manager” in Steve McClaren.
Derby County: Live Rams blog - Tuesday June 9

Derby County: Live Rams blog - Tuesday June 9

LIVE updates throughout the day, including all the latest Derby County news and views... Darren Bent delighted to be back at DerbyBent says Rams loan spell rekindled his love for footballFellow new signing Alex Pearce impressed by club's ambitionMax Lowe an unused sub as England U18 win in Russia 8AM: Darren Bent says his loan spell at Derby County last season helped him fall back in love with football. Bent says he is delighted to be back with the Rams on a permanent basis. *Read more of...
Derby County head coach Paul Clement delighted to sign Darren...

Derby County head coach Paul Clement delighted to sign Darren...

STRIKER Darren Bent and central defender Alex Pearce are Paul Clement's first signings as Derby County's head coach. Both arrive on free transfers. Bent, released by Aston Villa, has signed a two-year deal with the option of a further 12 months. Pearce has put pen to paper on a three-year contract. On Bent, Clement said: Darren is a proven goalscorer and that was something he proved during his loan spell with the club last season. He is going to be key in our plans to move...
Derby County: Darren Bent says his loan spell at Rams rekindled...

Derby County: Darren Bent says his loan spell at Rams rekindled...

DARREN Bent is back at Derby County – the club that helped him fall in love with football again. The striker was out of the first-team picture at Aston Villa and had just completed a good spell at Brighton & Hove Albion when he joined the Rams on loan in January. He scored 12 goals in 17 games (13 starts) for the Rams and played with a smile on his face following a frustrating time at Villa. Now he has made a permanent move to Derby. The 31-year-old has signed a two-year deal...
7500 To Holte Jun 8, 2015

Darren Bent leaves Villa, signs for Derby

A number of Aston Villa players have left the club at the end of their contracts, the most notable being enigmatic striker Darren Bent. One of the most frustrating players in recent times, Darren Bent is no longer an Aston Villa player as his contract has expired and has not been renewed. ---- Update: It has since been revealed that Derby County have signed Darren Bent on a free transfer following his release from Aston Villa this morning. ---- Original: This morning, the club released the full list of players that are not receiving contract extensions, and the name Darren Bent...
Derby County: Rams complete signing of Darren Bent from Aston...

Derby County: Rams complete signing of Darren Bent from Aston...

DERBY County have completed the signing of Darren Bent on a free transfer.The striker joins the Rams following his release by Aston Villa.Bent has signed a two-year deal, with the option of a further 12 months.He becomes Paul Clement's first signing as Derby boss, along with defender Alex Pearce, who has arrived on a three-year contract.Darren Bent is a proven goalscorer and that was something he proved during his loan spell with the club last season, said Clement.He is going...
Derby County: Aston Villa confirm Darren Bent has been released

Derby County: Aston Villa confirm Darren Bent has been released

ASTON Villa have confirmed the release of striker Darren Bent. The 31-year-old is out of contract and expected to join Derby County on a free transfer. Bent was Villa's record signing when he arrived from Sunderland in a £24m deal in January 2011. He went on to score 25 goals in 72 appearances for the Premier League club. The former England international netted 12 time in 17 games during a loan spell at Derby last season. *Read more of today's top news stories here.Follow us on...
Express & Star Jun 8, 2015

Villa release Darren Bent and Enda Stevens

Aston Villa have released record signing Darren Bent together with full-back Enda Stevens.

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