Reports – Liverpool make £32.5m bid for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke

Posted On Jan 3 2020 by

first_imgLiverpool have made a £32.5million bid for Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke, according to reports.The Reds have triggered the Belgian’s release clause, and the move is expected to be sealed in the coming days.talkSPORT told you earlier this month that Brendan Rodgers’ side were due to complete a deal for the 24-year-old.Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre, in Australia with the Reds’ first-team squad for the second leg of the club’s pre-season tour, has formally submitted their offer.He will now continue discussions with Villa over the finer details of the deal but Liverpool are hopeful of a swift conclusion to enable the Belgium international to join up with Brendan Rodgers’ side as soon as possible. Christian Benteke 1last_img