Christian Benteke puts Aston Villa's Jack Grealish in his dream five-a-side team

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Christian Benteke played alongside Jack Grealish at Aston Villa last season.

Christian Benteke has put Aston Villa's Jack Grealish into his dream five-a-side team, in an interview for Subway

Benteke was asked by Liverpool teammate Simon Mignolet who he would select to play in a five-a-side match out of the players he has been teammates with, and the striker picked Grealish alongside Eden Hazard, Philippe Coutinho, Kevin De Bruyne and Divock Origi.

It is a huge compliment for Grealish to be placed in that kind of company, but it shows how highly he is regarded.

Grealish is considered to be one of the most exciting talents to have emerged from Villa's academy system in some time, and he is already playing an integral role for their first-team. 

Tim Sherwood has given the youngster freedom to express himself on the pitch, and he is now one of the most vital creative cogs in the Villa squad.

The Claret and Blues have been in poor form this season, and are struggling near the bottom of the Premier League table as a result, but Grealish's form has been one positive.

The academy graduate has scored his first senior goal for the club, and he will be hoping that he can continue to impress in what is his first full season in the senior squad at Villa Park. 

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