Aston Villa continue to flail in front of goal as they fell to Hull City 2-0 in a key match in the relegation battle at the bottom of the table.
Paul Lambert admits it was a tough decision to bench Christian Benteke this weekend in the team's 2-1 loss to Chelsea.
Christian Benteke scored a goal and was generally strong as Aston Villa picked up a point against visiting Manchester United.
Belgian striker Christian Benteke has transformed how Aston Villa have looked since he returned from suspension.
Aston Villa ended their nine-match winless league run as they won at Crystal Palace to leave the Eagles two points above the relegation zone.
Aston Villa took the initial lead but a straight red card given to Christian Benteke turned the tide as Tottenham would score twice late on to hand the Lions a bitter 1-2 loss.
Christian Benteke is set to make his highly anticipated return when Aston Villa face Manchester City this weekend.
Christian BENteke took a big step towards a return to first team action after the striker played for over an hour on Monday for the Aston Villa development side marking his first appearance since March with a goal from the penalty spot.
Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke has returned to training after a long absence due to an ACL tear last season.
As expected, Christian Benteke will miss the start of the season as he is still recovering from a torn ACL.
Christian Benteke is confident that he can return earlier than expected after suffering a torn ACL in the beginning of April.
In a huge blow to Aston Villa and Belgium, Christian Benteke will have surgery after injuring his achilles in training today. He will miss the rest of the Premier League season and this summer's World Cup.
Christian Benteke is rumored to be the top transfer target for Tottenham Hotspur this summer.
Christian Benteke scored Aston Villa's lone goal in a 4-1 loss to Stoke City.