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Bent ready to hit goal trail, says Lambert

July 9, 2012
By Damian Spellman, Press Association Sport
Darren Bent is ready to wreak havoc in the Premier League after recovering from the injury that kept him out for the last three months of the 2011-12 campaign, Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has said.

Lambert took over at Villa Park earlier this summer after Villa had endured a torrid campaign under Alex McLeish, finishing only narrowly clear of the relegation zone.

Striker Bent's goals had boosted Villa in the earlier part of the campaign, but they often struggled to find ...

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