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Nugent returns to Cardiff following end of Bees loan

Young defender featured just five times during his five-month stint at Griffin Park

Gone: Brentford defender Ben Nugent

Ben Nugent has returned to Cardiff City following the completion of his loan spell at Brentford.

The defender made just five appearances during his five-month stay at Griffin Park, scoring twice.

Nugent found first-team opportunities in west London limited, struggling to break up the solid centre-back partnership of Harlee Dean and Tony Craig.

The 20-year-old hasn't featured since the FA Cup win against Staines almost two months ago, and is now back with the Welsh club after his loan expired over the weekend.

 

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