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Christian Benteke

Born: December 3, 1990 (age 28)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Kinshasa, Zaire
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Position: Striker
Christian Benteke
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Career History
Youth2004-2006Standard Liege
2006-2007Genk
Senior2007-2009Genk
2009-2011Standard Liege
2011-2012Genk
2012-2015Aston Villa
2015-2016Liverpool
2016-Crystal Palace
International2010-Belgium
Sports Mole has 1,702 articles about Christian Benteke. Articles 1 to 40:
Liverpool's Roberto Firmino scores against Crystal Palace in the Premier League on January 19. 2019.
Live Commentary: Liverpool 4-3 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Liverpool fight back to register a 4-3 victory over Crystal Palace in Saturday's Premier League clash at Anfield.
Jan 19, 14:00
Crystal Palace defender Mamadou Sakho hacks down Mohamed Salah during the Premier League clash against Liverpool on August 20, 2018
Preview: Liverpool vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between leaders Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Jan 18, 14:51
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on September 1, 2018
Christian Benteke not yet fit enough to lead line for Crystal Palace
The striker will not start the FA Cup meeting with Grimsby.
Jan 4, 14:54
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on December 31, 2017
Hodgson optimistic Benteke could return early next month
The Belgium striker had knee surgery in October.
Dec 25, 22:31
Jose Mourinho looks at his watch prior to the Champions League group game between Juventus and Manchester United on November 7, 2018
Preview: Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Crystal Palace, including team news, predicted lineups and head-to-head records.
Nov 22, 19:38
General view of Crystal Palace's Selhurst Park taken November 2017
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Tottenham Hotspur - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur, including team news, predictions and head-to-head records.
Nov 8, 12:31
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri celebrates after watching his side beat Huddersfield Town on August 11, 2018
Preview: Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's London derby between unbeaten Chelsea and out-of-form Crystal Palace, including predictions, teams news and head-to-head records.
Nov 2, 12:08
Arsenal manager Unai Emery has a point to make on August 25, 2018
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Arsenal - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides the team news, predicted lineups and a full match preview of Arsenal's trip to Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Oct 26, 17:28
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on December 31, 2017
Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke undergoes knee surgery
Crystal Palace reveal that forward Christian Benteke has undergone minor surgery on his knee.
Oct 10, 23:29
Southampton striker Danny Ings celebrates scoring during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on September 1, 2018
Result: Southampton win away to Crystal Palace
Southampton pick up their first Premier League win of the 2018-19 campaign courtesy of a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace.
Sep 1, 17:07
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson waves to the crowd after the match against West Bromwich Albion on May 13, 2018
Roy Hodgson: 'Alexander Sorloth deserved his goal'
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson lavishes praise on striker Alexander Sorloth following his side's 1-0 victory over Swansea City on Tuesday.
Aug 29, 13:35
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alexander Sorloth relieved to net first Crystal Palace goal
Forward Alexander Sorloth admits that he was relieved to have finally netted his first Crystal Palace goal in the EFL Cup fixture at Swansea City.
Aug 29, 12:47
Roberto Pereyra celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Watford and Crystal Palace on August 26, 2018
Result: Watford make history with Crystal Palace win
Watford win their opening three games of a top-flight season for the first time in their history courtesy of a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road.
Aug 26, 15:23
Joel Ward in action for Burnley in a pre-season friendly on July 16, 2018
Team News: Joel Ward comes in for Aaron Wan-Bissaka as Crystal Palace take on Watford
Crystal Palace make one change for their meeting with Watford at Vicarage Road, while the hosts are unchanged from their last outing.
Aug 26, 12:33
Sadio Mane nabs the third during the Premier League game between Liverpool and West Ham United on August 12, 2018
Result: Liverpool overcome stern test against 10-man Crystal Palace
Liverpool make it back-to-back wins to start the Premier League season with James Milner and Sadio Mane scoring in a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Aug 20, 21:55
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on December 31, 2017
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'Never write off Christian Benteke'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp claims that it would be "a big mistake" for anyone to overlook the threat of Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke.
Aug 17, 14:48
Jeffrey Schlupp puts Andre Schurrle under pressure during the Premier League clash between Fulham and Crystal Palace on August 11, 2018
Result: Crystal Palace pick off Fulham to seal victory away at Craven Cottage
Goals from Jeffrey Schlupp and Wilfried Zaha ensure that Crystal Palace open their new Premier League season with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Fulham at Craven Cottage.
Aug 11, 16:55
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace on May 13, 2018
Crystal Palace 'put £70m price tag on wantaway winger Wilfried Zaha'
Crystal Palace reportedly put a £70m asking price on wantaway winger Wilfried Zaha after learning that he is keen to push through a move to Tottenham Hotspur.
Jul 20, 09:22
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace on May 13, 2018
Report: Wilfried Zaha offered new Crystal Palace contract
A report claims that Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha is weighing up an improved offer from the Eagles that will see him become the club's top earner.
Jun 20, 09:56
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on December 31, 2017
Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke to be offered China move?
Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke could reportedly be offered the opportunity to link up with Chinese Super League side Hebei China Fortune.
Jun 14, 10:09
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on December 31, 2017
Crystal Palace willing to sell Christian Benteke?
Crystal Palace are reportedly considering offloading striker Christian Benteke.
Jun 5, 10:39
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany during the match against Brighton & Hove Albion on May 9, 2018
Vincent Kompany makes Belgium World Cup squad
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is included in Belgium's 2018 World Cup squad despite picking up a groin injury at the weekend.
Jun 4, 10:25
Romelu Lukaku and Pepe in action during the international friendly between Belgium and Portugal on June 2, 2018
Result: Belgium draw with Portugal to extend unbeaten streak
Two of the World Cup's potential dark horses Belgium and Portugal play out a goalless draw in a warm-up friendly in Brussels ahead of the tournament.
Jun 2, 21:39
Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring Crystal Palace's second goal against Bournemouth on April 7, 2018
Report: Crystal Palace to offer Wilfried Zaha new contract
Wilfried Zaha is to be offered a second new contract in the space of a year to fend off interest from Crystal Palace's top-flight rivals, according to a report.
May 30, 18:54
Radja Nainggolan in action during the Serie A game between Roma and Milan on December 12, 2016
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan left out of Belgium squad
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan is left out of Belgium's provisional 28-man squad for this summer's World Cup.
May 21, 13:12
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Crystal Palace 'open to offers for Christian Benteke'
Crystal Palace are reportedly willing to listen to offers for striker Christian Benteke this summer, but remain desperate to keep hold of winger Wilfried Zaha.
May 7, 15:14
Paul Lambert in charge of Aston Villa in February 2015
Team News: Stoke City make one change for Crystal Palace clash
Stoke City boss Paul Lambert makes just one change to his starting lineup for the Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.
May 5, 11:33
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Roy Hodgson backs Christian Benteke for a strong 2018-19 season
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson backs Christian Benteke to be a force for the Eagles next term after a difficult 2017-18 campaign.
May 3, 15:08
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Christian Benteke: 'I want to stay at Crystal Palace'
Christian Benteke says that he is keen to remain at Crystal Palace, despite reports suggesting that the Eagles are prepared to sell the forward in the summer.
Apr 30, 11:57
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Result: Crystal Palace on brink of safety with big win over Leicester City
Crystal Palace move to the brink of Premier League survival with a 5-0 win over 10-man Leicester City in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 28, 16:56
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 5-0 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Crystal Palace thrash Leicester City by a 5-0 scoreline in Saturday's Premier League game at Selhurst Park.
Apr 28, 14:00
Wilfried Zaha in action for Crystal Palace in February 2018
Live Commentary: Watford 0-0 Crystal Palace - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Watford and Crystal Palace play out a goalless draw in Saturday's Premier League clash at Vicarage Road.
Apr 21, 14:30
Hornets manager Javi Gracia gives orders during the FA Cup game between Southampton and Watford on January 27, 2018
Team News: Watford make three changes for Crystal Palace clash
Watford manager Javi Gracia makes three changes to his starting XI for Saturday's Premier League meeting with Crystal Palace at Vicarage Road.
Apr 21, 14:03
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Crystal Palace 'to offload Christian Benteke this summer'
Crystal Palace are reportedly planning to sell misfiring striker Christian Benteke at the end of the season.
Apr 19, 12:07
Wilfried Zaha scores Crystal Palace's third goal against Brighton & Hove Albion on April 14, 2018
Result: Crystal Palace hold on to defeat Brighton & Hove Albion
Crystal Palace move clear of the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-2 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 14, 16:56
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Team News: Christian Benteke, Alexander Sorloth on Crystal Palace bench against Brighton & Hove Albion
Crystal Palace strike duo Christian Benteke and Alexander Sorloth are named on the bench for the Premier League meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion at Selhurst Park.
Apr 14, 14:03
Joel Ward and Dale Stephens during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Brighton & Hove Albion on April 14, 2018
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 3-2 Brighton & Hove Albion - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Crystal Palace see off Brighton & Hove Albion by a 3-2 scoreline in Saturday's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Apr 14, 14:00
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Christian Benteke, Alexander Sorloth back in Crystal Palace contention
Crystal Palace are expected to have Christian Benteke and Alexander Sorloth in their squad for Saturday afternoon's meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion.
Apr 13, 09:31
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Bournemouth on May 21, 2017
Team News: Bournemouth make three changes against Crystal Palace
Eddie Howe makes three changes to his Bournemouth starting XI for Saturday's Premier League meeting with Crystal Palace.
Apr 7, 14:05
Christian Benteke in action for Crystal Palace on February 4, 2018
Christian Benteke confirms Crystal Palace absence
Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke reveals that he will miss Saturday's Premier League clash against Bournemouth due to a groin problem.
Apr 6, 20:30

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool23193154134160
2Manchester CityMan City23182362174556
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs23170648232551
4Chelsea23145440192147
5Arsenal23135548321644
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd23135546331344
7Watford239683232033
8Wolverhampton WanderersWolves239592731-432
9Leicester CityLeicester2394102929031
10West Ham UnitedWest Ham2394103034-431
11Everton238693433130
12Bournemouth2393113342-930
13Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2375112532-726
14Crystal Palace2364132332-922
15Southampton2357112540-1522
16Burnley2364132343-2022
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2356121931-1221
18Cardiff CityCardiff2354141944-2519
19Fulham2335152151-3014
20Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2325161340-2711

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