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Villa in ruins as Bent's season is over

February 27, 2012
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Aston Villa striker Darren Bent is set to miss the rest of the season - and possibly Euro 2012 - after rupturing ankle ligaments.

• McLeish fears lengthy Bent lay-off
• Wigan 0-0 Villa: Bent injury mars stalemate

Bent, 28, sustained the injury during Villa's 0-0 draw with Wigan at the weekend, and afterwards boss Alex McLeish reported that the England international was "in agony".

He picked up the knock after landing awkwardly following ...

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