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Helenius eager to work with Villa stars Agbonlahor, Benteke

Former Aalborg striker Nicklas Helenius is excited to be joining Aston Villa's attacking contingent.

The young Dane signed for Villa yesterday.

"In Gabby Agbonlahor and Andi Weimann, for example, we have good players who have great speed and energy and a real love for playing for Villa. You can see this and you can also see the strength and quality of Christian Benteke. It is really exciting to be a part of this and I'm looking forward so much to pulling on the shirt and getting to know my new team-mates.

"I've been to see the stadium and it's tremendous. The atmosphere inside Villa Park can be incredible, I know this from watching games on TV from Denmark where the Premier League, obviously, is really big. I've watched Premier League football since I was eight years old."

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