Monday media watch [05.11.12 PM]: More Sunderland reaction
ESPN: Liverpool have not made any contact with Aston Villa regarding the possibility of a January move for Darren Bent, ESPN understands. Bent, 28, has suffered a frustrating season at Villa Park, losing his place in the starting line-up, as well as the club captaincy, and could be open to a move elsewhere.
Sky Sports: Aston Villa forward Gabby Agbonlahor believes Saturday's win at Sunderland came at a timely moment for his side as they prepare for a tough run of fixtures. The 26-year-old scored for the first time in the Premier League this season at the Stadium of Light as Villa won 1-0 to mark their first league win since September 15th.
Setanta Sports: Darren Bent is to undergo treatment on the ankle injury that kept him out of Aston Villa's win over Sunderland at the weekend. Bent has endured a frustrating couple of months at Villa after finding himself replaced in starting line-up by Christian Benteke but any hope he had of facing his former club were ended when he injured his ankle in training on Friday.
BBC Sport: Aston Villa are to assess the extent of striker Darren Bent's ankle injury. Bent was injured in training last Friday and missed the Midlands club's 1-0 victory over his former team Sunderland the following day.
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