Podcast: New recruit Benteke relishing Bent partnership
Benteke signed with the deadline in sight and his arrival has really captured the imagination of Villa fans.
You can hear his thoughts on the move from Genk to Villa in our new audio bulletin, hosted by Jack Woodward.
Benteke is relishing playing for Villa - and hoping to forge an impressive strike partnership with Darren Bent.
He hails Bent as a formidable Barclays Premier League forward and someone who he'd love to play alongside.
Christian also says he can't wait to play at Villa Park, calling it a dream stadium.
Manager Paul Lambert also joins us and stresses the need to give Christian time to settle into his surroundings and into the squad.
He also discusses the signings of Ashley Westwood and Joe Bennett who he thinks will make an immediate impact.
Stephen Ireland also pops into Communications HQ and says everything is very positive at the moment.
He wants to be the man to provide the final ball, will take risks to unlock defences and isn't afraid of making the odd mistake.
Ciaran Clark reflects on his goal at Newcastle and hails the creative ability of good mate Barry Bannan.
Ciaran also gives his verdict on the new signings too and stresses that the international break is a chance for them to integrate fully into the set-up.
Toon hero Brad Guzan talks of his total confidence in Lambert's young side and how "the only way is up from here."
Gordon Cowans talks of the need to learn lessons quickly from U21s 3-3 draw with Southampton.
The podcast also features commentary from Woodward of the goals scored against Tranmere and Newcastle.
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