Christian Benteke

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Born: 3 December 1990; Kinshasa, Zaire
Position: Forward
Signed: 22 July 2015; Aston Villa; £32.5m
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 6, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates his side's injury time 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace with match-winning goal-scorer Christian Benteke during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke believes his time on Merseyside was better than he has been given credit for, but that he did not perform as expected. The...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, October 25, 2015: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Southampton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

After sealing his big-money move to Crystal Palace on Saturday, Christian Benteke said he is looking to put his Liverpool nightmare behind him. The Belgian...

Christian Benteke has thanked Liverpool supporters after making the £32 million move to Crystal Palace on Saturday. The hulking Belgian left Merseyside for south London...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Tuesday, February 9, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke looks dejected after missing a chance against West Ham United during the FA Cup 4th Round Replay match at Upton Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A year after arriving as Liverpool's second most expensive signing, Christian Benteke departs for a similar fee, joining Crystal Palace for an initial £27...
LONDON, ENGLAND - Sunday, March 6, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the winning second goal against Crystal Palace from a penalty kick during the Premier League match at Selhurst Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke has completed his move from Liverpool to Crystal Palace, joining the south-London side for a reported £27 million fee that could rise...
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have agreed a deal with Crystal Palace for the sale of Christian Benteke. BBC Sport's David Ornstein reports on Thursday evening that the clubs...

If Liverpool fail to agree a deal to sell Christian Benteke, the Belgian can expect to play at least 10 percent of their games...
ST. LOUIS, USA - Monday, August 1, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke after a pre-season friendly game against AS Roma on day twelve of the club's USA Pre-season Tour at the Busch Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A series of ridiculous add-on stipulations saw Crystal Palace's initial £23 million bid for Liverpool striker Christian Benteke rejected. The Eagles offered a deal worth...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool have rejected another big-money bid from Crystal Palace for out-of-favour striker Christian Benteke. Benteke finds himself surplus to requirements under Jurgen Klopp in 2016/17,...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Another club has entered the race to sign Liverpool striker Christian Benteke, with West Brom reported to be interested in acquiring his signature. According to...
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke's Liverpool career could be coming to an end, with reports on Tuesday suggesting Crystal Palace are back in discussions to sign the...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

As the end of the summer transfer window nears, a number of Liverpool players are still likely to leave the club between now and...
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

A year after Aston Villa demanded £32.5 million from Liverpool for Christian Benteke, the Reds now want the same fee for the Belgian forward. That's...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Jurgen Klopp has provided clarification over Christian Benteke's Liverpool future, saying he is free to leave the club this summer. Benteke was believed to be...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke is a surprise target for Liverpool's city rivals Everton, with the striker valued at £30 million. The Reds have already fielded a number...

As the summer continues, pre-season unfolds and the transfer market heats up, there are plenty of issues for Liverpool supporters to discuss. We are now...
STANFORD, USA - Sunday, July 24, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke during a training session in the Laird Q. Cagan Stadium at Stanford University on day four of the club's USA Pre-season Tour. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Newly promoted Premier League side Hull City are believed to have made a loan bid for Liverpool striker Christian Benteke. Benteke has been subject of...

With Crystal Palace looking to sign Liverpool striker Christian Benteke this summer, Eagles winger Yannick Bolasie has welcomed the move. Palace have spent much of...

Liverpool strike duo Divock Origi and Christian Benteke will play no part in Thursday's pre-season showdown with Chelsea, having not travelled to Los Angeles...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, as Jurgen Klopp prepares another host of outgoings this summer. The German has already waved farewell to...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, October 25, 2015: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Southampton during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

With Christian Benteke yet to seal a move away from Liverpool this summer, he may still be offered a lifeline by Crystal Palace. The 25-year-old...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, April 20, 2016: Liverpool's manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates with Lucas Leiva after the 4-0 thrashing of Everton during the Premier League match at Anfield, the 226th Merseyside Derby. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Liverpool's squad could be trimmed down even more this summer as Jurgen Klopp looks to offload a number of players. Last season, Klopp used 39...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Saturday, January 30, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke looks dejected after missing a chance against West Ham United during the FA Cup 4th Round match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke's move to Crystal Palace could be under threat, with Liverpool holding out for a lofty fee. Benteke was subject of a £31.5 million...
SWANSEA, WALES - Sunday, May 1, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Swansea City during the Premier League match at the Liberty Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

The agent of Christian Benteke has played down reports linking the Liverpool striker with a move away from Anfield this summer. According to Sky Sports,...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, as Danny Ward prepares to join Huddersfield Town on loan. As the European Championship comes to a...

Liverpool striker Christian Benteke is expected to complete his move to Crystal Palace in the coming days, becoming their highest-paid player. Palace most recently made...
NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, ENGLAND - Sunday, December 6, 2015: Liverpool's dejected players James Milner, Martin Skrtel, Lucas Leiva and Dejan Lovren after the 2-0 defeat to Newcastle United during the Premier League match at St. James' Park. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

There are a number of Liverpool players likely to leave Anfield this summer, but which club would suit each one down to the ground? Pre-season...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news as Christian Benteke and Martin Skrtel edge even closer to departure. Liverpool's pre-season campaign kicks off on...
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - Saturday, September 12, 2015: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against Manchester United during the Premier League match at Old Trafford. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Despite Crystal Palace's improved offer for Liverpool striker Christian Benteke, a deal is yet to be agreed. The south London club were set to make...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, including an improved offer from Crystal Palace for Christian Benteke. Jurgen Klopp has welcomed his squad back...