Beni Baningime


Beni Baningime and Barrie McKay on the scoresheet as Hearts beat Livingston

Barrie McKay opened his account for Hearts with a stunning volley as the Gorgie side recorded a comfortable 2-0 victory over Livingston. Former Rangers winger McKay added to Beni Baningime’s early opener with a fine goal just before the hour mark. The victory moved Robbie Neilson’s side 14 points...

Beni Baningime to have scan on ankle injury but will miss Celtic clash

Hearts midfielder Beni Baningime has been sent for a scan to determine the extent of the ankle injury he sustained against St Mirren last weekend. The former Everton player was carried off late on in Saturday’s 2-0 victory at Tynecastle and manager Robbie Neilson was initially hopeful that he would be fit for Thursday’s cinch Premiership match with Celtic.

Beni Baningime: Hearts midfielder on his childhood, finding faith and thriving in Scottish football

Venue: Ibrox Stadium Date: Saturday, 16 October Time: 15:00 BST. Coverage: Listen on Sportsound and follow live text commentary on the BBC Sport website & app. Beni Baningime is talking about his youth. Given that he's only recently turned 23 those early days are still pretty fresh in his mind - the barefoot football in the sand in Kinshasa, the distant sound of tumult in his home city in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Beni Baningime keeping grounded despite his fast start to life at Hearts

Beni Baningime insists there is no chance of him taking his fans’ favourite status at Hearts for granted because he knows how quickly things can turn for the worse. The 23-year-old has been a revelation since arriving at Tynecastle on a three-year deal in the summer following his departure from Everton.

Hearts midfielder Cammy Devlin relishing chance to play with Beni Baningime

Cammy Devlin is relishing the prospect of getting more opportunities to play alongside Hearts’ in-form midfielder Beni Baningime. The former Everton player has been a revelation so far since moving to Tynecastle in the summer, establishing himself as a firm fans’ favourite. New Australian midfielder Devlin got his first taste...

Beni Baningime could start for Hearts against Celtic

New arrival Beni Baningime could start for Hearts in their cinch Premiership opener against Celtic. The midfielder trained with Hearts on Thursday and Friday and will be in the squad for Saturday’s game. John Souttar is set to feature after missing the cup win over Inverness as a precaution. Swedish...

Beni Baningime in line for Hearts debut against Celtic

New arrival Beni Baningime could start for Hearts in their cinch Premiership opener against Celtic. The Everton midfielder trained with Hearts on Thursday morning as both clubs worked on the finer points of the proposed transfer. The 22-year-old has made 12 Everton appearances and also featured for Derby on loan...