Christian Benteke Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 13 Jun, 2014
Facts of Christian Benteke
Date of Birth: 1990 , December-3
Age: 28 years old
Birth Nation: Republic of the Congo
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Christian Benteke
Birth Name Christian Benteke Liolo
Nationality Belgian, Congo
Birth Place/City Kinshasa
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black Ethnicity
Profession Footballer
Working For Aston Villa F.C.
Eye Color Black
Face Color Black
Weight in KG 82 kg
Famous for Football player
Awards Belgian First division league with Standard Liege on 2008-09
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
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Christian Benteke Liolo  was born on 3rd of December on 1990. His father was an congolese army named Jean-Pierre. He was born in Kinshasa , Congo DR , And his mother name was Marie-Claire. During the regime of Mobutu, he along with his famiy fled away From there and Setted in  Liege, Belgium.His recent native nation is Belgium. At that time he was only two years chid. He has two sibling ; Jonathan, 17, and Sara, 10 ; who were born after they moved to Liege. He is an professional Right-Footed Football player who plays as an Striker or Centre forward. Recently he is playing For an English premier league team,Aston villa, And in terms of Country he is an Belgium footballer. However,  Later benteke thanked his colleagues  and manager of his previous club K.R.C genk for the transfer to his Current team Aston villa. He also stated that to play in premier league was like dream coming true

CAREER

After Emmigrating in belgium, the First club he joined Was JS Pierreuse in 1996 at the tendering age of six. His Development As kid was tremendously good , but this sometime led to cause a problem. He Sometimes had to show his ID for confirmation of his age. He was having a flying career at JS Peerreuse, A successful one. He stayed in JS Pierreuse till 2004 . Then he moved toward Standard Liege And after two years of spell there, he left for club GENK in 2006 . However, benteke Did returned to Standard liege from GENK in 2008, because, benteke Couldn’t have his career as he wanted In GENK , as he only featured for ten games in those initial three years of  spell.The very first season after returning , he managed to scored total of three goals by featuring for nine games .And the Following season was actually turning point as he was Sent on loan at KV Kortrijk in 2009-10 , where he managed to score nine goals by starting twenty two games. He was again sent on loan at KV mechelen on season 2010-2011 , where he scored six goals by featuring twenty three games in total. These two loan spells actually Kickstarted benteke’s Career. Benteke had a lot of movement between Club Standard Liege and Club Genk , As he again returned to Genk in 2011-12 season , More excitingly his first game was against Standard Liege. In that Season he Scored Sixteen Times in thirty six appearences. Kortrijk georges leekens picked benteke on 10th of may on 2010  where he made his internation debut against Bulgaria.Despite gaining fame , benteke hunger for more success led him towards premier league , Which is known as the toughest league in the world. He Signed For Aston Villa on august 31st, 2012 for the fee £7,000,000. His current salary is £40,000 a week .He wears number 20. Shirt and bagged 19 goals on his debut season. He has now established now as one of the Beast striker in this modern football era. He Scored against swansea on his Debut game  On 15 September 2012. However Benteke is not going to feature on the upcoming FIFA World cup 2014  because of injury that is Achilles tendon. He got injured while  training with Aston Villa. 

Personal life

His agent name is Eris Kismet, who negotiates with clubs and others on the behalf on benteke. He is a hard guy who is totally inspired by his army father. He is and Christian and Prays to god often and also points towards god to thank after netting the goal.

Award and Achievement
He has Won Belgian First division league with Standard Liege on 2008-09.

Benteke's height is 6' 3" (190 cm) tall and  is 23 years old.His weight is 83.0 kg .His complexion is black.He is beast in terms of strength.

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