Fulham boss Martin Jol says Darren Bent chose right in moving to Craven Cottage.

The on-loan Aston Villa striker also had an offer from today's opponents Newcastle United.

Jol said: "There were other options but maybe we were a good option. If Chelsea or Man United came in it would have been a different choice. But if you look at the clubs, maybe we were the right decision.

"He knows he is in our plans.

"Darren will play a lot of games, he will be involved and is an important part of my squad.

"Otherwise I think he would have gone to Newcastle."

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