Agent admits Benteke wants new Villa contract

Christian Benteke is chasing a new contract at Aston Villa. Benteke, now valued at £30m, earns way less than Shay Given, Richard Dunne and Darren Bent on around £60k a week.

Christian Benteke is chasing a new contract at Aston Villa.

Benteke, now valued at £30m, earns way less than Shay Given, Richard Dunne and Darren Bent on around £60k a week.

His agent, Eris Kismet, said: “There are many teams who have an interest. We did the transfer deal with a lot of respect.

“We hope discussions on a new contract will be done with the same respect.”

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