Karim Benzema’s Champions League heroics for Real Madrid are nothing new for him this season

These days, there are three certainties in life: death, taxes and a special Karim Benzema moment in the Champions League. After scoring six goals in the group stage, the Real Madrid captain notched a hat-trick to eliminate Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16, as well as another hat-trick in the two-leg win over Chelsea … Read more

Real Madrid’s No.9: All the options that the club are looking at

Unhurried, but without delay. The debate over the possible signing of a striker for Real Madrid has ceased to be a priority, but that does not mean that the door is closed completely. Let’s not forget that the market has not yet been officially reopened. However, what the club do know for sure is that … Read more

Benzema still reigns in Madrid after spoiling Mbappé party

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — There was a time when Karim Benzema was jeered by Real Madrid fans for not tapping all his talent, for not scoring enough goals, for not rising to the challenge. Even though he had quieted most of his critics in recent years, nobody can ever again doubt the France striker after … Read more

Benzema brace as Madrid beats Bilbao 2-1 in virus-hit game

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Karim Benzema scored two quick goals to lead Real Madrid to a 2-1 win at Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday in a Spanish league game missing several players because of coronavirus infections. Defending champion Atlético Madrid slumped to a fourth consecutive league defeat after losing 2-1 at Granada, extending its worst run … Read more

Twitter explodes as Real Madrid produce stunning comeback against Manchester City to reach UEFA Champions League final

Real Madrid completed a stunning comeback, beating Manchester City 3-1 in the second-leg of their UEFA Champions League semi-finals to progress to the final of the competition. Carlo Ancelotti’s side will face Liverpool at the showpiece event in Paris later this month. Manchester City took a 4-3 advantage into the game following their win at … Read more

Real Madrid fans cram city’s Cibeles Square as Carlo Ancelotti’s squad celebrate beating Liverpool

Celebrating in style! Real Madrid fans cram the city’s Cibeles Square as stars including Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale revel in their Champions League triumph and parade the LaLiga trophy hours after their win in Paris By Ben Miller For Mailonline Published: 15:05 EDT, 29 May 2022 | updated: 20:36 EDT, 29 May 2022 Real … Read more

Benzema – a talisman for Real Madrid but a divisive figure in France

Three Espanyol defenders converged, like a band of policemen shadowing a slippery pickpocket, onto Karim Benzema, his shaved crown glistening under the lights, his imposing frame in Real Madrid’s turquoise green away shirt shining in the undulating wave of attention. Benzema slipped out, then slipped in, veered closer to the nearest, unsuspecting defender, cushioned the … Read more