Christian Benteke to wear Liverpool’s ‘No.9’ jersey

By: |
Published: August 6, 2015 12:20:38 AM

Liverpool's new acquisition Christian Benteke has been handed famous No.9 jersey at Anfield.

Liverpool’s new acquisition Christian Benteke has been handed famous No.9 jersey at Anfield.

“Confirmed: @bentekechris20 is LFC’s new No.9,” said Liverpool’s official Twitter.

The squad number was earlier worn by legendary footballers Ian Rush and Robbie Fowler, the Daily Express reported.

Earlier, Benteke had signed a 32.5million pounds deal with the Premier League giants, making him their seventh summer signing.

The 24-year-old made a big impact on his debut by scoring a stunning volley in Liverpool’s 2-1 win over Swindon last weekend.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE and NSE and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Switch to Hindi Edition
FinancialExpress_1x1_Imp_Desktop