Fanatik report newly promoted Turkish League side BB Erzurumspor have made former Derby County forward Darren Bent a target in this transfer window.

Bent recently leat Derby County after being released by the Championship side.

The Turkish club returned to the top flight after 18 years and want to strengthen their team by signing Bent on a free transfer.

According to Fanatik, Erzurumspor are hoping to complete the signing of the 34 year old and developments over a move to Turkey should happen soon.

It’s already reported the Turkish side are also interested in Udinese forward Maxi Lopez, as they look to bring in a proven goalscorer.

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Bent spent last season on loan with Derby County’s local rivals Burton Albion, playing 15 games in the league and scoring 2 goals. However, the former England international couldn’t help prevent Burton Albion’s relegation to League One.

The forward spent three seasons at Derby County, making 58 Championship appearances for the club.