Fulham striker Bent explains turning down Palace

Fulham striker Darren Bent has explained turning down Crystal Palace this summer.

Fulham striker Darren Bent has explained turning down Crystal Palace this summer.

Bent looked set for a loan move to Selhurst Park before deciding to join Fulham at the last minute after Martin Jol made a late swoop for the Aston Villa forward.

He said: “I spoke to Ian Holloway but I always knew Fulham was the place for me.

“No disrespect to Crystal Palace or Ian Holloway, they are a fantastic club and he is a fantastic manager but I could only ever see myself coming to Fulham.”

 
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