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Aston Villa's Leandro Bacuna has said it will be "hard to hang onto" Christian Benteke this summer after his fine run of form.
Benteke, 24, had been expected to leave Villa Park in 2013 after scoring 19 Premier League goals in his debut season with the club, but he signed a new, four-year contract that summer.
The Belgium international had struggled for form and fitness for the most part since that time, but the arrival of boss Tim Sherwood in February has helped the striker enjoy a revival, and...
When Tim Sherwood was appointed Aston Villa manager in February, he maintained that six wins would be required in order for the club -- then in the bottom three -- to escape relegation.
Saturday's excellent 3-2 victory over Everton was number four and the way the Premier League table stands, Sherwood's initial assessment will be spot on. Villa probably will have to win two further matches to stay up.
Continue playing like they have in the last few weeks and Sherwood's side are more than capable...