Liverpool Announce Benteke Capture

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Liverpool have officially announced the signing of striker Christian Benteke from Aston Villa.

Benteke, 24, completed his medical today, and signed a long-term contract with the team.

READ: Liverpool Reach Benteke Agreement

Benteke scored 49 goals in 101 appearances for Aston Villa, and will be hoping for even better returns at Anfield.

After completing his move, Benteke told “I’m very happy to be here and I would like to thank the owners, Ian [Ayre] and of course the manager for their massive effort to bring me here.

READ: Liverpool To Meet Benteke Release Clause

“It’s hard to show your emotion when you’ve just come from doing something [like this] but of course I am very happy.”



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