Date: 17th February 2012 at 4:23pm
Written by:

Darren Bent has said he is happy to roll his sleeves up and do the dirty jobs for Villa.

Speaking to the Official Site Bent said he was happy playing his part in leading the line, holding the ball up and closing down defenders.

‘I know I’m more than capable of doing it. It’s something I’ve had to adapt to and something I’ve had to get better at. I know it’s not the strongest part of my game, but it’s just another string to my bow really.’

Bent adds that he realises he’s the first line of defence for the team, and that chasing down defenders can bring it’s own reward if they make a mistake.

Forum Thread

Vital Villa on: facebook

Vital Villa on: twitter

Join Vital Villa

It’s easy to REGISTER, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!