There are plenty of reasons why he went when he did, and that certainly is not one of them! Show the man a bit more respect than that.
As for Bentley? He gave us a great season where he proved his fitness to play at this level. He is not an [****!!****], (plenty of those still at the club.) and he was uncertain as to what to do about re-signing until the day he left. As Wobbly Wayne has said, "what more do you want?"