Tag Archives: Darren Bent

‘Not going right for him’ – Sky pundit slams Newcastle man who took ‘half a year’ to shoot v Utd

By | 10th October 2019

Former England international Darren Bent has hammered Newcastle United winger Miguel Almiron for his performance against Manchester United. The Paraguay international’s lacklustre start to the season continued in the Magpies’ 1-0 win last Sunday, and Sky Sports pundit Bent was left frustrated by the struggling 25-year-old. “I was watching the game on Sky and not only what a […]


Sky Sports pundit: This Man United player was absolutely destroyed by Newcastle ace on Sunday

By | 10th October 2019

Darren Bent has heaped praise on Allan Saint-Maximin for his performance in Newcastle United’s 1-0 victory over Manchester United on Sunday. The Sky Sports pundit singled out the Frenchman as the player that consistently caught his eye at St James’ Park, despite Matty Longstaff scoring on his debut to take all three points. Bent praised […]


Verdict: Sky Sports pundit surely living in the past with his claim about Newcastle star

By | 25th September 2019

OPINION Darren Bent claimed that midfielder Jonjo Shelvey was still Newcastle United’s best player and suggested his poor form was a result of being low on confidence. The Sky Sports pundit openly admitted that the 0-0 draw with Brighton wasn’t the 27-year-old’s finest hour but backed him to turn things around. “For me he looks […]


‘Lazy’ – Sky pundit slams Newcastle star v Liverpool, claims he ‘hasn’t been great’ this season

By | 18th September 2019

Darren Bent slammed Newcastle United defender Jamaal Lascelles after his display in the 3-1 loss to Liverpool on Saturday. The Sky Sports pundit claimed that the Magpies centre-back hasn’t been great this season and stated that the defender was lucky not to give away a penalty after grabbing Reds defender Joel Matip in the box. […]

‘No debate’ – Sky Sports pundit slams Newcastle player for ‘schoolboy’ error v Liverpool

By | 17th September 2019

Darren Bent has slammed Newcastle United goalkeeper Martin Dubravka for his error that led to Liverpool’s second goal in the Magpies’ 3-1 defeat at Anfield on Sunday. The stopper came rushing out to intercept a through pass from Roberto Firmino, but only succeeded in knocking the ball on to Sadio Mane, who was left with a tap-in. […]

Sky Sports pundit gushes over Newcastle ace who gives them a ‘really good chance’ of PL survival

By | 3rd September 2019

Former England international Darren Bent has claimed that it was absolutely crucial that Newcastle United kept hold of centre back Fabian Schar this summer. The Switzerland international has started the season in superb form for Steve Bruce’s side, highlighted by scoring the equaliser against Watford last time out, and Sky Sports pundit Bent is a big fan. “Newcastle […]

View: Sky pundit spot-on with verdict on remarks of Newcastle player, hard to not be sympathetic

By | 24th August 2019

OPINION Darren Bent claimed Newcastle United attacker Yoshinori Muto should have spoken with Steve Bruce behind-closed doors if he was unhappy with the manager’s tactics. The 27-year-old shared that he felt isolated in the 3-1 defeat to Norwich City and in the process seemed to question Bruce’s tactics. “It was really hard. I felt isolated […]

Sky Sports pundit suggests one Newcastle player has proved him wrong

By | 20th August 2019

Darren Bent has suggested that Jamaal Lascelles has proved him wrong by transforming into a “real leader” since being handed the Newcastle United captaincy. Lascelles was appointed as the Magpies captain when he was just 22-years-old and was about to kick off the club’s 2016/17 season in the Championship. Since then he has helped Newcastle […]

View: Sky pundit right to single out Newcastle ace with ‘real quality’, 27y/o key to Bruce plans

By | 14th August 2019

OPINION The past of Jonjo Shelvey at Newcastle United has not always been the brightest, especially when you look examine his relationship with former boss Rafael Benitez. When Steve Bruce was appointed, it appeared as though Shelvey could potentially be given a fresh start at St James’ Park, with the England international featuring heavily in […]

Sky Sports pundit names senior man he believes can save Newcastle this season

By | 14th August 2019

Steve Bruce can be the man to stabilise Newcastle United this season, but the Magpies are “really up against it”, according to Darren Bent.  The Toon Army opened their Premier League account with a 1-0 defat to Arsenal on Sunday after a turbulent summer, but Sky Sports pundit Bent has suggested that the new boss can still have a positive effect on Tyneside. […]