Liverpool have been linked with a move for the in-form Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke and the following stat shows 12 reasons why they'd be wise to do so.
Since Tim Sherwood became the Villa manager, the Belgian has scored 12 goals for his club and country in just 13 games.
With Daniel Sturridge out until October or November, Liverpool have to buy at least one striker this summer. With both Rickie Lambert and Mario Balotelli having failed to score regularly since moving to Anfield, the attraction of Benteke is obvious. Here's his record under Sherwood.