Date: 14th May 2013 at 10:41am
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This will go on and on won`t it? But come on, don’t make laugh!

Christian Benteke is now being linked, according to The Daily Mail to Borussia Dortmund.

Whack whack ooops.

The striker has already said his dream was to play in the Premiership, so why, after one season, would he be looking to end that dream?

Apparently our 22-year-old striker is their main target. Good choice, don`t blame them, 19 league goals in his first season and he`s not the finished product yet.

The report says: Sportsmail can reveal that Dortmund`s chief transfer negotiator made a personal check on Benteke against Chelsea.

And this is where the report goes wrong.

They say that Spurs and Arsenal also want the player and that Villa would ask for at least £20million.

I`m sorry, the one thing Villa haven`t done, despite selling a good few of our top players, is sell them cheap and £20million for this raw talent would be way too cheap.

Benteke would fit into any team in the world in my ever so humble opinion. Look at the prices paid for other ‘top` players. If I was Villa, I`d just make it clear to the world of football, if you want him, he`s £75million. I`d rather keep him personally, but that sort of money re-invested would obviously help us continue to build under Lambert … I say ‘continue`.. I guess it depends how you view this season!

Villa are looking to give him a new contract in the summer and Paul Lambert said in The Sun: ‘Christian is just starting on the ladder. He’s been saying he’s really happy here, so I’ve left it at that.’

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