Christian Benteke

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Born: 3 December 1990; Kinshasa, Zaire
Position: Forward
Signed: 22 July 2015; Aston Villa; £32.5m

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...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Monday, August 17, 2015: Liverpool's Christian Benteke celebrates scoring the first goal against AFC Bournemouth during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke's likely move to Crystal Palace moved a step closer on Monday afternoon, as the south London side improved their initial offer. Palace had...

Striker Christian Benteke has reportedly agreed personal terms with Crystal Palace as Liverpool look to recoup as much of the £32.5 million they spent...

We round up the latest Liverpool transfer news, including a £30 million price tag for in-demand striker Christian Benteke. With Jurgen Klopp keen to conclude...
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 likely to leave Liverpool ahead of 2016/17, the club have placed a £30 million price tag over the striker's head. Benteke endured...

Crystal Palace and West Ham United are said to be preparing bids for out-of-favour Liverpool striker Christian Benteke. Palace and West Ham had both been...
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 striker Christian Benteke is reportedly a summer target for Crystal Palace. According to the Daily Star - admittedly far from the most reliable of...
TOULOUSE, FRANCE - Monday, June 20, 2016: Wales' Joe Allen in action against Russia during the final Group B UEFA Euro 2016 Championship match at Stadium de Toulouse. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Following on from Ben Twelves' assessment of Liverpool's England stars' performances so far at Euro 2016, he now takes a look at how the...
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 striker Christian Benteke admits he is unsure if he will be at Anfield next season, and will make a decision on his future...

Friday's rumour mill brings talk of potential destinations for some of Liverpool's unwanted players this summer. By our reckoning there's 21 nailed on departures this...

This summer promises to be a fascinating one for Liverpool in the transfer market and we take a look at a long list of...
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's manager J¸rgen Klopp and Christian Benteke after the 2-0 victory over Watford during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke is looking to discuss his future with Jurgen Klopp this summer, as the striker fights to remain at Liverpool. Benteke endured...
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - Sunday, November 16, 2014: Wales' James Chester in action against Belgium's Divock Origi during the UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifying Group B game at the King Baudouin [Heysel] Stadium. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Simon Mignolet, Divock Origi and Christian Benteke have been named in Belgium's squad for Euro 2016.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Wednesday, May 11, 2016: Liverpool's Christian Benteke scores a last-minute goal against Chelsea during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

Christian Benteke scored a late equaliser to earn a point for Liverpool in their last home game of the season against Chelsea.
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)

West Ham United look set to make a move for Liverpool striker Christian Benteke, as they prepare a £25 million bid.
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - Sunday, May 8, 2016: Liverpool's Roberto Firmino celebrates scoring the second goal against Watford during the Premier League match at Anfield. (Pic by David Rawcliffe/Propaganda)

We review how the media assessed Liverpool’s comfortable 2-0 victory over Watford at Anfield on Sunday afternoon.
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)

After his consolation effort in Sunday's 3-1 loss to Swansea City, Christian Benteke vowed to "fight until the end" for his place at Liverpool.

Striker Christian Benteke has travelled with Liverpool's squad for their Europa League semi-final first-leg tie in Villarreal.

Christian Benteke returns to training this week, but is there any way back for Belgian at Anfield?