Christian Benteke has completed his move from Aston Villa to Liverpool on a deal worth €46.5 million. Photograph:  Nick Potts/PA

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has finally captured his number one summer transfer target after striker Christian Benteke completed his €46.5 mi(...)

Liverpool have reached an agreement with Aston Villa for striker Christian Benteke. Photograph: PA

Liverpool have reached an agreement with Aston Villa over the payment terms for the €46.8m transfer of Christian Benteke. A bid to trigger the Belgiu(...)

New Manchester City signing Raheem Sterling gestures to supporters as he arrives at the club’s Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Manuel Pellegrini believes Raheem Sterling’s speed and versatility hold the key to him making a success of his big-money move to Manchester City. (...)

 Aston Villa’s Christian Benteke with  team-mate Jack Grealish. Striker Benteke has made it clear to the Birmingham-based club he wants to leave.  Photo: Nick Potts/PA

Liverpool are set to step up their pursuit of Christian Benteke in the wake of Raheem Sterling’s departure to Manchester City. But Aston Villa remain (...)

New Manchester City signing Raheem Sterling leaves the club’s Etihad Stadium after becoming the most expensive English player in history with his £49 million (€69 million) transfer from Liverpool. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Raheem Sterling has signed for Manchester City from Liverpool on a five-year contract for £49 million (€69.35 million). Sterling will now join Manuel (...)

Brendan Rodgers has confirmed Raheem Sterling’s move to Manchester City. Photograph: Epa

Brendan Rodgers has confirmed Raheem Sterling will join Manchester City from Liverpool subject to a medical, insisting he has no personal issue with t(...)

Raheem Sterling looks set to join Manchester City as Liverpool have accepted a fee that could rise to €68m Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Raheem Sterling will undertake a medical at Manchester City on Monday after the deposed Premier League champions finally agreed a fee that could poten(...)

Raheem Sterling will not travel with the Liverpool squad when they head out to Thailand on Sunday as transfer talks are ongoing with Manchester City.  Photograph:   Lynne Cameron/PA

Raheem Sterling will not travel with the Liverpool squad when they head out to Thailand on Sunday as transfer talks are ongoing with Manchester City. (...)

Raheen Sterling has been included in Liverpool’s 30-man tour squad for their pre-season tour of Thailand, Australia and Malaysia. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA

Raheem Sterling has been included in Liverpool’s 30-man squad for their pre-season tour of Thailand, Australia and Malaysia. The Premier League club n(...)

Raheem Sterling has twice this week not reported for Liverpool training, citing illness. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Steven Gerrard has described the Raheem Sterling situation at Liverpool as “very disappointing”. The wantaway England international has been absent fr(...)