Vital Football

Latest Stoke City News

Jones and Bent in transfer merry-go-around

Jones and Bent in transfer merry-go-around

Kenwyne Jones could be used as bait to temp Aston Villa to let Darren Bent move to the Britannia Stadium.

Both Bent and Jones have fallen down the pecking order at their respected clubs, and manager Tony Pulis looks to swap Kenwyne Jones + cash for England International Darren Bent.

Speculation has been rife in the January transfer window that the Trinidad and Tobago International Jones was on his way out of the Britannia Stadium, with Swansea`s Liberty Stadium looking his most likely destination but with recent developments Villa Park has surged into pole position.

Bent has only started just seven Premier League appearances since Paul Lambert moved to the Midlands in the summer and the 29-year-old, who was signed from Sunderland for £18 million is rumoured to want to push for a move away from Villa Park.

Jones, 28, has made 20 appearances, scoring 5 goals this season for the Potters.

Bent and Jones used to be a strike partnership at Sunderland under Steve Bruce.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Lloyd Reddin
Date:Thursday January 31 2013
Time: 11:20AM

Comments

0
have to say I think that Bent would be a good signing should you get him
oxfordspur
31/01/2013 12:06:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Stoke City Articles

Crouch - I Love What I Do

Crouch, who turns 37 next season, has a year on his Stoke contract but the ex-Liverpool, Portsmouth, Tottenham and England striker doesn't plan on hanging up his boots anytime soon.

Stoke NOT Planning For Shaqiri's Roma Exit

Roma have been linked with a potential swoop on Stoke for Xherdan Shaqiri, who of course has previous in Serie A at Inter Milan, but the ex-Bayern Munich forward isn't leaving the club.

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Butland An Arsenal Priority?

Stoke's Butland is often linked with Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United and above all, Arsenal. And the Gunners are the club determined to secure the England goalkeeper.

Archived Vital Stoke Articles

Vital Stoke articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Barker
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Stoke's 13th placed finish was...
Suggested By:
Brilliant, above expectation11%
About what I expected6%
Average4%
Below expectation40%
Poor, simply wasn't good enough39%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Stoke City Results (view all)

Stoke City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League