Joe Bennett

Born: March 28, 1990 (age 27)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Rochdale, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Left-back
Team: Cardiff City (no. 3)
Joe Bennett in action for Brighton & Hove Albion on November 4, 2014
Career History
Senior2008-2012Middlesbrough
2012-2016Aston Villa
→ 2014-2015Brighton & Hove Albion (loan)
→ 2015-2016Bournemouth (loan)
→ 2016Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
2016-Cardiff City
Sports Mole has 83 articles about Joe Bennett. Articles 1 to 40:
Joe Bennett of Brighton is challenged by Roger Espinoza of Wigan during the Sky Bet Championship match against Wigan Athletic on November 4, 2014
Team News: Joe Bennett starts for Cardiff City
Joe Bennett comes in for Jazz Richards as Cardiff City welcome Queens Park Rangers.
Aug 26, 14:12
Joe Bennett of Brighton is challenged by Roger Espinoza of Wigan during the Sky Bet Championship match against Wigan Athletic on November 4, 2014
Report: Fulham in talks with Cardiff City over left-back Joe Bennett
Fulham are believed to be in talks with Cardiff City over the signing of left-back Joe Bennett, according to reports.
Aug 14, 16:20
Rafael 'show me the money' Benitez gestures during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Sunderland on March 20, 2016
Result: Newcastle United beat Cardiff City to keep title hopes alive
Newcastle United keep their Championship title hopes alive with a 2-0 victory over Cardiff City in South Wales.
Apr 28, 21:39
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez dreams of Istanbul ahead of his side's Premier League meeting with Manchester City on April 19, 2016
Team News: Rafael Benitez rings the changes
Rafael Benitez makes five changes to his Newcastle United side for the trip to Cardiff City.
Apr 28, 18:47
Leeds manager Neil Warnock looks on prior to the npower Championship match between Derby County and Leeds United at Pride Park on December 8, 2012
Result: Neil Warnock gets off to winning start as Cardiff City manager
Neil Warnock gets off to a winning start as Cardiff City manager courtesy of a 2-1 victory over Bristol City in the Severnside derby.
Oct 14, 21:44
Stiliyan Petrov of Aston Vliia in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on October 2, 2010
Joe Bennett: 'Stiliyan Petrov can still play big part for Aston Villa'
Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett insists that Stiliyan Petrov can play a "big part" for the club this season following his return to action after a battle with cancer.
Jul 11, 20:18
Vurnon Anita of Newcastle United vies with Jeremy Helan of Sheffield Wednesday during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Newcastle United and Sheffield Wednesday at St James Park on September 23, 2015
Sheffield Wednesday recall Jeremy Helan from Wolverhampton Wanderers loan
Sheffield Wednesday decide to recall wideman Jeremy Helan from his loan at Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Apr 21, 11:11
Aiden McGeady in action for Everton on October 23, 2014
Everton's Aiden McGeady to join Sheffield Wednesday?
Everton winger Aiden McGeady will reportedly join Sheffield Wednesday on loan for the remainder of the season.
Jan 30, 15:04
Joe Bennett in action for Brighton & Hove Albion on November 4, 2014
Sheffield Wednesday loan Joe Bennett
Sheffield Wednesday secure the loan services of Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett until the end of the season.
Jan 19, 15:31
Newly appointed Aston Villa manager Remi Garde looks on from the stands prior to during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on November 2, 2015
Remi Garde considering January move for Jordan Amavi replacement
Aston Villa manager Remi Garde promises to give other players a chance to fill Jordan Amavi's left-back spot, but admits that he may have to sign a replacement.
Nov 17, 19:11
Matt Jarvis in action for West Ham on November 22, 2014
Team News: Matt Jarvis one of two Norwich City changes
Matt Jarvis makes his debut for Norwich City after joining the club on loan from West Ham United on transfer deadline day.
Sep 12, 14:11
 AFC Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson in action during the Pre season friendly match between Exeter City and AFC Bournemouth at St James Park on July 18, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Premier League clash between Norwich City and Bournemouth at Carrow Road.
Sep 10, 19:41
Lewis Holtby of Fulham is challenged by Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Fulham at Villa Park on April 5, 2014
Bournemouth move for Aston Villa's Joe Bennett?
Bournemouth are reportedly close to securing a loan deal for Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett.
Sep 1, 17:38
Scott Sinclair of Aston Villa runs with the ball during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Result: Aston Villa see off Notts County in extra time
Scott Sinclair's hat-trick helps Aston Villa to beat Notts County 5-3 after extra time in a pulsating League Cup second round-tie at Villa Park.
Aug 25, 22:26
Jota of Brentford celebrates scoring his goal with Andre Gray during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Wigan Athletic at Griffin Park on May 2, 2015
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole chooses its final Championship Team of the Week of 2014-15 after yet another drama-filled final day in the second tier.
May 5, 17:42
Troy Deeney of Watford is swamped by his teammates after scoring to make it 1-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Result: Watford beat Brighton & Hove Albion to close on Premier League promotion
Watford beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 at the Amex Stadium to move four points clear at the top of the Championship and close in on Premier League promotion.
Apr 25, 14:14
Troy Deeney of Watford is swamped by his teammates after scoring to make it 1-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Troy Deeney fires Watford ahead at Brighton & Hove Albion
Troy Deeney puts Watford halfway towards one of the two wins that they need for promotion as his goal gives the Hornets a 1-0 half-time lead over Brighton.
Apr 25, 13:06
Aiden O'Brien of Millwall is challanged by Beram Kayal of Brighton & Hove Albion during the Sky Bet Championship match on March 17, 2015
Result: Millwall hold Brighton & Hove Albion to draw
Millwall miss the opportunity to claim a vital win in their battle to avoid relegation as Brighton & Hove Albion secure a goalless draw at The Den.
Mar 17, 21:43
Jay Tabb of Ipswich Town is chased by Danny Holla of Brighton and Hove Albion during the Sky Bet Championship match on January 21, 2015
Result: Ipswich Town slump to Brighton & Hove Albion defeat
Brighton & Hove Albion hold on to claim a 3-2 win over Championship promotion contenders Ipswich Town.
Jan 21, 21:41
Jay Tabb of Ipswich Town is chased by Danny Holla of Brighton and Hove Albion during the Sky Bet Championship match on January 21, 2015
Half-Time Report: Brighton & Hove Albion lead against Ipswich Town
Brighton & Hove Albion lead Ipswich Town 3-1 at the halfway stage of their Championship clash.
Jan 21, 20:38
Joe Bennett of Brighton is challenged by Roger Espinoza of Wigan during the Sky Bet Championship match against Wigan Athletic on November 4, 2014
Joe Bennett keen to stay with Brighton & Hove Albion
Joe Bennett admits that there is a possibility that he will join Brighton on a permanent basis and hopes that a deal can be agreed with Aston Villa in the summer.
Jan 21, 10:44
Andre Gray of Brentford celebrates with team mates after scoring the first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Brentford at The Amex Stadium on January 17, 2015
Result: Andre Gray grabs victory for Brentford
Andre Gray hands Brentford a 1-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
Jan 17, 16:59
Brighton & Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton prior to the FA Cup Third Round match between Brentford v Brighton & Hove Albion at Griffin Park on January 3, 2015
Preview: Charlton Athletic vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Chris Hughton's first league game in charge of Brighton as they travel to face Charlton.
Jan 8, 23:10
Nouha Dicko of Wolves in action during the Sky Bet League One match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Carlisle United at Molineux on May 3, 2014
Team News: Wolverhampton Wanderers remain unchanged for game with Brighton & Hove Albion
Wolverhampton Wanderers are unchanged for their home game with Brighton & Hove Albion, as Nouha Dicko returns to the bench after injury.
Dec 20, 14:56
Darren Bent of Brighton scores the first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Fulham at The Amex Stadium on November 29, 2014
Result: Fulham bounce back to sink Brighton & Hove Albion
Second-half goals from Hugo Rodallega and Lasse Vigen Christensen rescue a dramatic 2-1 win for Fulham against Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship.
Nov 29, 17:02
Sami Hyypia the manager of Brighton & Hove Albion during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Brighton & Hove Albion at St Andrews (stadium) on August 16, 2014
Half-Time Report: Brighton & Hove Albion, Fulham goalless at the break
Brighton & Hove Albion and Fulham's Championship clash remains goalless at the break.
Nov 29, 15:50
Greg Halford of Nottingham Forest celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Nottingham Forest at Madejski Stadium on January 01, 2014
Greg Halford extends Brighton & Hove Albion loan
Greg Halford extends his loan at Brighton from Championship rivals Nottingham Forest until the New Year.
Nov 28, 22:42
Lewis Holtby of Fulham is challenged by Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Fulham at Villa Park on April 5, 2014
Joe Bennett frustrated with draw after netting first Brighton & Hove Albion goal
On-loan Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett is frustrated after his first goal for Brighton & Hove Albion is only enough to earn a point against Rotherham United.
Oct 26, 07:24
A general view of The Amex, or Falmer Stadium, home to Brighton & Hove Albion on September 21, 2011
Result: Rotherham United come back to hold Brighton & Hove Albion
Rotherham United come back to earn a 1-1 draw with Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship.
Oct 25, 16:59
A general view of The Amex, or Falmer Stadium, home to Brighton & Hove Albion on September 21, 2011
Half-Time Report: Joe Bennett fires Brighton & Hove Albion in front
Joe Bennett scores in first-half stoppage time to give Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 lead at the break against Rotherham United in the Championship.
Oct 25, 15:55
Jose Riga, Manager of Blackpool looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Millwall and Blackpool at The Den on August 30, 2014
Result: Brighton & Hove Albion held by Blackpool
Brighton & Hove Albion are forced to settle for a point in their Championship clash with Blackpool as they are held to a 0-0 draw at the Amex Stadium.
Sep 20, 17:05
Sami Hyypia, manager of Brighton & Hove Albion, looks on prior to the friendly match against Partick Thistle at Arena Football Center on July 12, 2014
Half-Time Report: Scoreless between Brighton & Hove Albion, Blackpool
Neither side can break the deadlock at the break in the Championship clash between Brighton & Hove Albion and Blackpool at the Amex Stadium.
Sep 20, 15:58
Andre Gray of Brentford in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Brentford and Crystal Palace at Griffin Park on August 2, 2014
Result: Brentford beat Brighton & Hove Albion in five-goal thriller
Brentford beat Brighton & Hove Albion 3-2 in an entertaining five-goal thriller at Griffin Park.
Sep 13, 17:00
Sami Hyypia, manager of Brighton & Hove Albion, looks on prior to the friendly match against Partick Thistle at Arena Football Center on July 12, 2014
Preview: Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Bolton Wanderers
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship encounter between Brighton and winless Bolton at the Amex Stadium.
Aug 21, 17:40
 Andreas Weimann of Aston Villa celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Aston Villa at Britannia Stadium on August 16, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between hosting Aston Villa and Newcastle, as Paul Lambert's side look for a first win in six against the Magpies.
Aug 21, 17:28
Lewis Holtby of Fulham is challenged by Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Fulham at Villa Park on April 5, 2014
Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett joins Brighton & Hove Albion on loan
Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett joins Brighton on a season-long loan.
Aug 20, 18:17
Lewis Holtby of Fulham is challenged by Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Fulham at Villa Park on April 5, 2014
Result: Aston Villa edge out Houston Dynamo in pre-season clash
Aston Villa secure a victory in their pre-season clash against the Houston Dynamo thanks to a first-half strike from defender Joe Bennett.
Jul 27, 04:22
Paul Lambert, manager of Aston Villa gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on January 18, 2014
Team News: Four changes for Aston Villa
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert makes four changes while Crystal Palace remain unchanged for their Premier League clash this afternoon.
Apr 12, 14:32
Lewis Holtby of Fulham is challenged by Joe Bennett of Aston Villa during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Fulham at Villa Park on April 5, 2014
Joe Bennett eager to succeed at Aston Villa
Aston Villa defender Joe Bennett reveals that he is eager to become a first-team regular at the club.
Apr 9, 12:30
Paul Lambert, manager of Aston Villa gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on January 18, 2014
Team News: Grant Holt given rare start for Aston Villa against Fulham
Grant Holt is given a rare start by manager Paul Lambert for Aston Villa against Fulham in the Premier League.
Apr 5, 14:42



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