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Lambert to hold critical Benteke talks

May 17, 2013
By David Instone
Paul Lambert will hold urgent talks with Christian Benteke in an attempt to ensure he remains at Aston Villa.

Benteke is sure to find himself in demand following his outstanding contribution to the club's survival effort and has been linked with top clubs abroad.

But Lambert hopes that the fact he's already under a long-term contract and is only a year into his stay in England will see to it that he is retained for at least another season.

"Christian and a few other ...

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