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Christian Benteke is a professional football/soccer player who played in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Benteke plays Striker for Crystal Palace F.C. as number 17. Benteke was born on December 3, 1990, in Kinshasa, Zaire. This article examines Christian Benteke’s net worth.
As a youth, Christian Benteke played for JS Pierreuse during 1996-2004, played for Standard Liège during 2004-2006, and played for K.R.C. Genk during 2006-2007. Over 2007-2009, Benteke played for K.R.C. Genk earning 10 caps and scoring 1 goals. During 2009-2011, Benteke played for Standard Liège earning 18 caps and scoring 3 goals. In 2009-2010, Benteke played for K.V. Kortrijk (loan) earning 34 caps and scoring 14 goals. In 2010-2011, Benteke played for KV Mechelen (loan) earning 18 caps and scoring 6 goals. From 2011-2012, Benteke played for K.R.C. Genk earning 37 caps and scoring 19 goals. From 2012-2015, Benteke played for Aston Villa F.C. earning 29 caps and scoring 9 goals. From 2016-, Benteke played for Crystal Palace F.C. earning 66 caps and scoring 18
Christian Benteke also played nationally. During 2007, Benteke played for the Belgium national under-17 football team scoring 6 goals, with 18 caps. During 2007-2008, Benteke played for the Belgium national under-18 football team with 7 caps and 3 goals. In 2008-2009, Benteke played for the Belgium national under-19 football team earning 10 caps and scoring 10 goals. In 2009-2012, Benteke played for the Belgium national under-21 football team scoring 4 goals and earning 9 caps. From 2010-, Benteke played for the Belgium national football team earning 32 caps and scoring 12 goals.
Footballers’ (soccer) salaries vary massively depending on location and success. In Europe, Premier League compensation average $4-5 million per year, while MLS players in the United States receive approximately $200,000 per year. In Latin America, footballers make around $1-2 million per year, while in China, footballers earn approximately $200,000. The worst paying leagues pay as little as $50,000 per year. Top players in Europe may bring in $50 million or more. In the World Cup, players routinely bring in $500,000 or less.
So what is football/soccer player Christian Benteke’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Christian Benteke’s net worth as of 2018 is:
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