Villa boss Lambert warns Bent over starting hopes

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert says no-one is guaranteed a place in his attack. The form of Gabby Agbonlahor, 25 means even £24million Darren Bent is no longer an automatic pick for Villa.

Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert says no-one is guaranteed a place in his attack.

The form of Gabby Agbonlahor, 25 means even £24million Darren Bent is no longer an automatic pick for Villa.

Lambert said: “It doesn’t matter whose worth what, it’s who performs on a given day that counts.”

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