Christian Benteke Injury: Updates on Aston Villa Star's Knee and Return

Tim DanielsFeatured ColumnistDecember 23, 2013

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 26: Christian Benteke of Aston Villa looks dejected following Everton's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Everton at Villa Park on October 26, 2013 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)
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Updates from Thursday, Jan. 2

Christian Benteke made his Aston Villa return in Wednesday's 1-0 win at Sunderland.

Villa's official Twitter account reported the news:

Christian Benteke and Ron Vlaar start. #AVFCLIVE #SAFC

— Aston Villa FC (@AVFCOfficial) January 1, 2014