Category: Benzema

Varane: Benzema is not a taboo subject in the French national team – MARCA.com
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Varane: Benzema is not a taboo subject in the French national team – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Calls for the striker to returnThe absence of Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema from the France squad may be seen as counterproductive by some, particularly given his form in the last couple of seasons, but Los Blancos teammate and compatriot Raphael Varane did not want to discuss the matter in too much detail.Real Madrid…

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Benzema is knocking on the French national team door – MARCA.com
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Benzema is knocking on the French national team door – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Hasn’t played since 2015AFPThe debate over whether Karim Benzema should be in the French national team has come to the fore again.The striker’s form for Real Madrid has led many to question whether Didier Deschamps should give him a call-up.Benzema hasn’t played for France since 2015 after the incident with Mathieu Valbuena.Shortly after falling…

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Benzema is more clinical than Messi, Cristiano and Suarez – MARCA.com
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Benzema is more clinical than Messi, Cristiano and Suarez – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Since the Portuguese left for JuventusPablo GarcíaThe next stop for Karim Benzema is Real Sociedad as the 31-year-old enjoys his second coming as the prolific goalscorer who leads the attack for Real Madrid after more than a decade at the club.Eibar were the last team to fall victim to his clinical finishing and his…

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Benzema leads the Pichichi race but Messi is close behind – MARCA.com
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Benzema leads the Pichichi race but Messi is close behind – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Frenchman is one ahead of the ArgentineBenzema overtakes Puskas in Real Madrid scoring chartsMessi eases Barcelona’s woesKarim Benzema scored two goals in Real Madrid’s 4-0 win over Eibar to take his LaLiga Santander tally to nine for the campaign and moves to the top of the Pichichi chart. However, the Frenchman will not be…

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Benzema overtakes Puskas in Real Madrid scoring charts – MARCA.com
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Benzema overtakes Puskas in Real Madrid scoring charts – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Netted opener against EibarBenzema scoring his first at Eibar EFEKarim Benzema has overtaken Ferenc Puskas in Real Madrid’s all-time scoring charts in LaLiga.The Frenchman stretched to slot home Los Blancos’ first goal at Eibar on Saturday evening to reach another milestone for the club.His first goal meant he overtook Puskas’ total of 156 league…

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Rodrygo: “Benzema makes everything easier” – Managing Madrid
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Rodrygo: “Benzema makes everything easier” – Managing Madrid

Real Madrid wonder kid Rodrygo Goes, who scored his first hat-trick for the club during the team’s 6-0 win against Galatasaray, talked to the press in the mixed zone and praised teammate Karim Benzema. “Karim makes everything easier, he’s an amazing player and I’m very happy to play alongside him,” said Rodrygo, who assisted the…

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Zidane: Benzema is like Cristiano Ronaldo in the history of Real Madrid – MARCA.com
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Zidane: Benzema is like Cristiano Ronaldo in the history of Real Madrid – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Praised the Frenchman and RodrygoJuanjo Martín / EFEZinedine Zidane believes Karim Benzema ranks alongside Cristiano Ronaldo in the history of Real Madrid.The French striker scored twice in Los Blancos’ 6-0 thrashing of Galatasaray on Wednesday to reach the 50-goal mark for the club in the Champions League.”His numbers speak for themselves,” Zidane said of…

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Loren: Benzema is showing that he is a goalscorer and a great player – MARCA.com
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Loren: Benzema is showing that he is a goalscorer and a great player – MARCA.com

Real Betis Praise for the Frenchman from the Real Betis strikerKiko HurtadoMARCAReal Betis will face Real Madrid at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday night with a chance to make history by winning three successive games in the stadium, yet Loren Moron has warned about the danger posed by Karim Benzema.The striker previewed the match and…

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Benzema and his 11 disciples – MARCA.com
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Benzema and his 11 disciples – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Well ahead in Real Madrid’s scoring chartsChema ReyKarim Benzema offered a masterclass in being a striker once again during Real Madrid’s 5-0 win over Leganes on Wednesday night.The Frenchman netted just once, from the penalty spot, but contributed so much more than just scoring goals during his performance.No Frenchman has scored as many goals…

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Benzema unleashed: Scored in all of his Bernabeu appearances – MARCA.com
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Benzema unleashed: Scored in all of his Bernabeu appearances – MARCA.com

Real Madrid vs Leganes Fundamental for Los BlancosKarim Benzema leads the way for Real Madrid in both goals and assists this season. The No.9 was already Los Blancos’ Pichichi ahead of Wednesday night but two more assists took his tally to four, as well as his converted penalty bringing his seventh goal of the campaign.The Frenchman…

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Benzema: This is a very important month for Real Madrid – MARCA.com
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Benzema: This is a very important month for Real Madrid – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Travel to Mallorca, Istanbul and BarcelonaKarim Benzema received the Mahou Cinco Estrellas award for being Real Madrid’s Player of the Month on Friday.The striker has scored six goals in Los Blancos’ first 10 games of the season, of which he has played nine.”Receiving an award from the supporters is always different because it’s your…

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Benzema, Real Madrid’s goalscoring master since Zidane’s return – MARCA.com
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Benzema, Real Madrid’s goalscoring master since Zidane’s return – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Bagged 14 in 16 gamesÁNGEL RIVEROZinedine Zidane returned to the Real Madrid hotseat in March with a 2-0 win over Celta Vigo, thanks to goals from Isco and Gareth Bale.That was one of the only games since Zidane’s reappointment where Karim Benzema didn’t score.In the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo, Zidane hasn’t found anyone other…

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Benzema and other underrated footballers: Rank the players – MARCA.com
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Benzema and other underrated footballers: Rank the players – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Have your sayTuchel: Benzema is one of the most underrated players in the worldParis Saint-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel was in awe of Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema in his pre-match press conference on Tuesday, going as far as to state that the Frenchman is one of the most underrated players in the world.As such,…

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Tuchel: Benzema is one of the most underrated players in the world – MARCA.com
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Tuchel: Benzema is one of the most underrated players in the world – MARCA.com

PSG vs Real Madrid German is confident of beating Real MadridParis Saint-Germain are preparing to welcome one of the world’s most dangerous clubs in Real Madrid on Wednesday evening, but one player strikes fear into the heart of coach Thomas Tuchel more than any other: Karim Benzema.The German coach admitted to having been watching the Frenchman…

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Benzema in Cristiano Ronaldo mode – MARCA.com
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Benzema in Cristiano Ronaldo mode – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Has scored 14 goals in the last 14 league gamesKarim Benzema has been the only Real Madrid player who has stepped up to attempt to fill in Cristiano Ronaldo’s boots after the Portuguese’s departure to Juventus.The 34-year-old left Los Blancos after having scored 451 goals in 438 matches; an average of 1,029 goals per…

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