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Zidane: Benzema is an exceptional player

Zinedine Zidane gave his thoughts on this afternoon's win at Balaídos. The Real Madrid coach was happy to see his team collect three points before the international break and praised Karim Benzema, who scored a brace and set up Marco Asensio for the team's third. Key to victory: “The team put in a complete performance. … Continue reading Zidane: Benzema is an exceptional player

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Did Benzema tell Mendy not to pass to Vinicius?

Real Madrid are starting to have a problem with the presence of cameras and microphones during games. During Saturday's Clasico, Isco was 'captured' moaning about Zinedine Zidane and in Tuesday's draw with Borussia Monchengladbach, it was Karim Benzema's turn to get caught.  Telefoot have leaked images of the France forward supposedly criticising teammate Vinicius Jr. … Continue reading Did Benzema tell Mendy not to pass to Vinicius?

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Benzema deserves a Ballon d’Or, L’Equipe says

Real Madrid have managed to close the season by lifting the LaLiga title, an achievement that would not have been possible without Karim Benzema, who has been the stand-out performer in Zinedine Zidane’s side this season. Along with Sergio Ramos, Benzema has been one of the leaders on the pitch that has helped guide Madrid … Continue reading Benzema deserves a Ballon d’Or, L’Equipe says

Messi and Benzema leading La Liga goalscoring charts

Lionel Messi was once again the difference maker as Real Sociedad made life difficult for the LaLiga leaders at the Camp Nou. It wasn't a moment of genius from Leo this time, but rather his ice-cold blood to put away a late penalty and ensure all three points went to Barça. VAR awarded a spot … Continue reading Messi and Benzema leading La Liga goalscoring charts

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Benzema won’t disappoint against Athletic Club

After three consecutive away games against Club Brugge, Valencia and Barcelona, Real Madrid return to the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu for the last time in 2019, and Athletic Club are next to visit Karim Benzema's house. There's no place quite like home for the Frenchman this season and the numbers highlight just how much he enjoys playing at the Bernabeu. Ten different opponents have come through the Bernabeu this … Continue reading Benzema won’t disappoint against Athletic Club

Benzema’s resurgence since Zidane’s return to Real Madrid

Zinedine Zidane returned to the Real Madrid hot seat 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 than Benzema to … Continue reading Benzema’s resurgence since Zidane’s return to Real Madrid

I don’t care if Real Madrid signs a new striker – Karim Benzema

Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema has been exceptional in recent weeks, scoring 30 goals for Los Blancos although the club has nothing to fight for as the 2018/19 La Liga season comes to an end. The French striker scored a hat-trick against Athletic Bilbao to distinguish himself as one of the best performers during Madrid … Continue reading I don’t care if Real Madrid signs a new striker – Karim Benzema

Hala Madrid: We must continue like this

Cristiano Ronaldo's brace, plus goals from Marcelo and Kroos were all Real Madrid needed to sink Valencia on Saturday, and the spectacular win wouldn't be sweet if not for the previous disappointments. Ronaldo converted two penalties at the Estadio Mestalla in Valencia to prove his contention for another Ballon d'Or is achievable.   The Portuguese … Continue reading Hala Madrid: We must continue like this

RELEASED: Real Madrid’s 2018 New Year Resolution

Real Madrid, like every other focused individual and group, have released their 2018 New Year Resolutions, which include plans to replace out-of-favor striker Karim Benzema and more. In their plan to improve on last year's brilliant performances and close the 14-point gap between them and La Liga leaders, Barcelona, Zinedine Zidane's team expect to rise … Continue reading RELEASED: Real Madrid’s 2018 New Year Resolution

Benzema Not To Blame For Valbuena’s Sex Tape Leak (Details Of His Telephone Call Included).

France international footballer Mathieu Valbuena had his sex taped leaked late last year, and Karim Benzema was held responsible for the role he played in the alleged blackmail that followed though he claims to have no hand in it. Image shows Mathieu Valbuena and Karim Benzema. A criminal gang made threats to Valbuena, saying they'll … Continue reading Benzema Not To Blame For Valbuena’s Sex Tape Leak (Details Of His Telephone Call Included).