By Alan Duffy
Aston Villa 6-1 Sunderland – Premier League – 29th April 2013
Christian Benteke may not have won any prizes at the PFA awards last night, but the Belgian bruiser has unquestionably been one of the players of the seasons, with his goals central to Aston Villa’s push to stay in the top division.
Against Sunderland on Monday night, the muscular hitman bagged a hat-trick (55 mins, 59 minutes, 72 minutes) as Paul Lambert’s side thoroughly battered the visiting Black Cats. Sunderland’s cause wasn’t helped by the second-half sending off of Stephane Sessegnon either.
Ron Vlaar had opened the scoring for