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Benteke: Palace told to be braver v Chelsea

10 April 2021

Christian Benteke explained that Crystal Palace were told to be braver in the second-half of their defeat against Chelsea, saying Roy Hodgson and Ray Lewington's instruction led to a better...

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International Eagles on song with goals from Benteke and more

31 March 2021

It was a bumper night for Palace’s internationals that saw three goals scored by three different players – including a stunning volley and a 96th minute equaliser!

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‘Meaner’ Benteke explains 'more selfish' approach behind goals

17 March 2021

“Anything can happen with football,” says Christian Benteke. “And that is the beauty of it.

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Benteke: We allowed Spurs to show their quality

7 March 2021

Christian Benteke says Palace were punished for their mistakes, as his powerful header was not enough to prevent defeat against Tottenham Hotspur.

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Hodgson on Mateta, Benteke and newly-confident Fulham

26 February 2021

Roy Hodgson says the nature of the victory over Brighton & Hove Albion will give his side confidence ahead of a meeting with a resurgent Fulham side.

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Benteke reveals tactical tweak that led to last-gasp winner

22 February 2021

Christian Benteke says he was “ready” to come on and make a difference for Palace, as his last-gasp winner secured a famous victory against Brighton at The Amex.

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Benteke aware of Arsenal threat but says Palace are feeling positive

14 January 2021

Christian Benteke says he is aware of the threat Arsenal pose to Palace this evening, but that the Eagles arrive at the Emirates Stadium in a positive frame of mind.

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Benteke: This is the strongest squad we've ever had

8 January 2021

Christian Benteke says the current Crystal Palace squad is the strongest he’s seen, before their trip to Molineux this evening.

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Find out which forward wins eToro Man of the Match v West Ham

17 December 2020

A third goal in as many games saw Christian Benteke scoop the eToro Man of the Match award in Wednesday night's draw against West Ham United.

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Benteke reveals half-time plan and thoughts before his first goal

6 December 2020

Before Crystal Palace faced West Bromwich Albion, Roy Hodgson explained why he chose to start Christian Benteke.

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Crystal Palace squad numbers confirmed for 20/21 - including Eze, Ferguson and Benteke

12 September 2020

Crystal Palace's squad numbers have been confirmed for the 2020/21 season, with recent signings Eberechi Eze and Nathan Ferguson being assigned theirs for the first time.

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Close race between scorers for Palace's eToro MOTM v Chelsea

8 July 2020

Last night's clash with Chelsea provided supporters with plenty of options for their eToro Man of the Match, and in the end three Eagles were most closely in contention.

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Club News

Recreate Benteke's Chelsea classic to win a signed Palace shirt!

5 July 2020

Calling all young Eagles! Want to win a signed Palace shirt and show off your football skills?

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Benteke reflects on Leicester defeat

4 July 2020

Reflecting on today’s 3-0 defeat to Leicester City, Christian Benteke said: “I think we started okay. And then they got a few chances but they didn’t look dangerous really; I think it was a level game...

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Training

Watch Benteke and Kelly train pre-Leicester

3 July 2020

Roy Hodgson confirmed that Christian Benteke is fit to face Leicester City at the King Power stadium and that Martin Kelly is "making great strides" in his recovery, and you can see the pair in action...

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Foundation

Benteke makes huge PPE donation to Palace for Life

1 July 2020

Christian Benteke has donated thousands of items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Palace for Life Foundation to keep staff and local children safe as the COVID-19 lockdown starts to ease.

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Benteke on his 'crazy' 'dream' in a seven-goal thriller

28 May 2020

Christian Benteke was finishing his first season in England when he scored not one, but three of the most important goals of his career.

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Benteke surprised by what Hodgson said to him in first training session

9 May 2020

The current COVID-19-based lockdown on Premier League has meant Eagles have had to turn to nostalgic trips down memory lane for their red and blue fix.

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Club News

Watch: Relive Benteke's brilliant brace at Anfield

23 April 2020

Christian Benteke's debut season with Crystal Palace saw the striker find the back of the net 15 times in the Premier League; a superb start to life in the famous red and blue.

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Benteke reveals inspiration behind 'Silencer' celebration

22 February 2020

Christian Benteke has revealed that basketball player LeBron James has "inspired" him and that he models his 'Silencer' celebration on the well-known gesture made famous by the iconic American.

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Training

WATCH: Van Aanholt and Benteke return to training

25 January 2020

After spells sidelined by injury, Patrick van Aanholt and Christian Benteke returned to first-team training this week, hitting the pitches at Copers Cope for the first time in 2020.

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Hodgson explains Benteke's absence in matchday squad

26 December 2019

Roy Hodgson has revealed that Christian Benteke has not been named in Crystal Palace's matchday squad to face West Ham due to a muscle strain.

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Palace trio excel in international evening

20 November 2019

A trio of Crystal Palace players excelled in last night's cluster of international fixtures, with Wayne Hennessey, Patrick van Aanholt and Christian Benteke all enjoying personal triumphs.

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Benteke bags as Belgium qualify for Euros

11 October 2019

Christian Benteke scored for Belgium in a 9-0 drubbing of San Marino to help secure the Red Devils a place in the upcoming Euro 2020 tournament.

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Benteke called-up to Belgium squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

4 October 2019

Christian Benteke has been named in Roberto Martinez's Belgium squad for the Red Devils' upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

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Benteke named in Belgium squad for Euro 2020 qualifiers

30 August 2019

Christian Benteke has been called-up to represent Belgium in their upcoming UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers against Scotland and San Marino.

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Club News

Benteke pinpoints what went wrong against the Blades

18 August 2019

Christian Benteke's first-half chance inside the opening 10 minutes was probably the Eagles' best chance in a frustrating away defeat to Sheffield United.

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Benteke talks the 90 against Everton and Zaha

10 August 2019

Christian Benteke led the line against Everton and the striker put in another hardworking, selfless performance as the focal point of the Palace frontline.

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Pre Season

Benteke: I feel strong, I feel sharp, I feel fitter

27 July 2019

Christian Benteke was one of five different goalscorers for the Eagles in this afternoon's convincing and highly enjoyable 5-0 pre-season win over Bristol City.

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Pre Season

Christian Benteke expresses relief at feeling ‘really, really great’

10 July 2019

This time last season, Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke was feeling a sharp pain in his knee which would go on to sideline him for half a year.

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Club News

Palace's Belgian duo called up for international clashes

22 May 2019

Crystal Palace striking duo Christian Benteke and Michy Batshuayi have been called up to the Belgium national squad for the Red Devils' upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

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Hodgson excited by Benteke and Zaha partnership

26 April 2019

Following his Man of the Match performance at Arsenal, Roy Hodgson was full of praise for Christian Benteke as attentions turn to tomorrow's clash with Everton.

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Hodgson full of praise for Palace duo

26 April 2019

Ahead of tomorrow's clash with the Toffees, Roy Hodgson was full of praise for the Eagles' centre-back pairing of Martin Kelly and Scott Dann.

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Christian Benteke wins Man of the Match for Arsenal display

24 April 2019

Christian Benteke has been voted by Palace fans as Man of the Match for his recent performance in the Eagles' 3-2 over Arsenal.

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Benteke 'really happy' after 'tough, tough year'

21 April 2019

Crystal Palace owe their remarkable 3-2 victory over Arsenal today in part to frontman Christian Benteke, one of three goalscorers in a triumphant win over the Premier League's stand-out home side.

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Club News

WATCH: The Remarkable Story of Christian Benteke's Recovery

19 January 2019

Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke is preparing to head north to Merseyside today where he will face his former club Liverpool having spent the past four-and-a-half months sidelined by injury.

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Club News

Benteke - I've Worked so Hard to Get Back

12 January 2019

Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke played in his first game for the Eagles since sustaining a knee injury in September against Southampton as the south London side lost 2-1 at home to Watford.

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Benteke Hits The Gym As Rehabilitation Continues

23 November 2018

Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke has begun work in the training ground gym as he continues his recovery from minor knee surgery in October.

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Club News

Injury Update on Christian Benteke

10 October 2018

The club can confirm that Christian Benteke has undergone minor arthroscopic explorative surgery and washout of his knee, as it had not been settling with conservative management.

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Benteke Pulls Out Of Belgian Squad Due To Injury

6 September 2018

Christian Benteke has withdrawn from the Belgian squad that will face Scotland and Iceland over this international break.

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