As we wait for Christian Benteke to complete his move away from Aston Villa to Liverpool, French daily L’Equipe are already spending Villa’s windfall from that deal this Friday. The front page of L’Equipe announces that Aston Villa are tracking Monaco forward Anthony Martial. Show More Summary
After weeks of speculation, Christian Benteke’s much anticipated move from Aston Villa to Liverpool finally seems to be nearing completion. As reported on The Inquisitr earlier, the Liverpool club finally agreed to pay Villa’s asking...Show More Summary
Liverpool are close to completing a deal for Aston Villa’s Christian Benteke after triggering a £32.5 million release clause in the Belgian striker’s contract. Benteke would be Liverpool’s fifth major signing of the summer transfer market following James Milner, Danny Ings, Nathaniel Clyne and Roberto Firmino. Show More Summary
Liverpool are set to meet the £32.5m release clause of Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke.
A matter of days after earning £49 million from the sale of Raheem Sterling, Liverpool have reportedly reinvested the bulk of that cash in Aston Villa's Christian Benteke. According to several sources, including the Guardian and James...Show More Summary
Liverpool are set to trigger Christian Benteke's £32.5million release clause after changing their valuation of the Aston Villa striker. Manager Brendan Rodgers made the Belgium international his primary target to strengthen his forward line but for a long time the … Continue reading ?
Liverpool have activated the £32.5 million buyout clause of Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, using part of the cash from Raheem Sterling's £49 million departure to Manchester City to fund the deal, according to James Pearce ofShow More Summary
So we'll spend £32.5m on Benteke…. https://t.co/h9ffZ4yPWx — MostarLFC (@MostarLFC) July 16, 2015 On Thursday lunchtime it was widely reported that Liverpool were to activate Christian Benteke’s £32.5m release clause at Aston Villa.Show More Summary
Big news for Liverpool fans on Thursday: the Reds are set to meet the £32.5m release clause in Christian Benteke’s contract at Aston Villa. The news have been broken by Belgium media outlet Het Laatste Nieuws (HLN), who come with a strong degree of credibility when it comes to their national players. Show More Summary
Manchester United are poised to beat Liverpool to the signing of Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, according to Graeme Bryce of the Sun (h/t ESPN FC). United boss Louis van Gaal is "ready" to trigger the Belgian's £32.5 millionShow More Summary
Linked heavily with a move to Liverpool, Aston Vila striker Christian Benteke could be closing in on a transfer to their rivals Manchester United. According to The (rather unreliable) Sun, Louis van Gaal is prepared to activate the Belgian’s £32m release clause. Show More Summary
Two titans of the Premier League are after the Aston Villa striker, a risky move that could be well worth the effort, but which team does he fit better? Liverpool have been linked to a move for Aston Villa star Christian Benteke for several weeks now, but more recent reports have their fiercest rivals, Manchester United, lining up a move as well. Show More Summary
Aston Villa name former Arsenal employee Hendrik Almstadt as their first sporting director.
Speculation linking Christian Benteke with an Aston Villa exit went rampant on Wednesday following some suspicious Twitter activity, while the Red Devils' search for a centre-back recruit has led them to Fiorentina's Stefan Savic. The...Show More Summary
Manchester United may be about to enter the race for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, at least according to Man United fans on Twitter. The 24 year old Belgian star has been heavily linked with a move to Liverpool but his £32.5m release clause has seemingly scared off Brendan Rodgers somewhat. Show More Summary
Liverpool have been handed major blows in their reported pursuits of two summer transfer targets—Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke and Internazionale midfield Mateo Kovacic. Benteke’s manager at Villa, Tim Sherwood, has been speaking...Show More Summary
Talks over a £150m takeover deal at Aston Villa have broken down, manager Tim Sherwood has revealed.
Liverpool are reportedly readying a fresh bid for Aston Villa forward Christian Benteke, but it’s unlikely to meet the £32 million release clause in the Belgian’s contract. That’s according to Peter O’Rourke of ESPN FC, who cites “sources” which have claimed the Reds are “preparing a bid ” for the 24-year-old powerhouse. Show More Summary
Aston Villa’s pre-season schedule started with a defeat last weekend, when they lost 3-1 to Championship side Fulham in Portugal. Away from the action on the pitch, the big talking point after the game for the Clarets was Time Sherwood’s decision to keep Liverpool target Christian Benteke benched throughout the match. Show More Summary
Despite rumors throughout the summer transfer window that Brad Guzan was heading out of Aston Villa, it seems that the American might be manager Tim Sherwood’s number one choice for goalkeeper for the 2015-2016 Premier League season after all. Guzan … Continue reading ?