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newsfootball24 days ago

Don’t understand why Karim Benzema hasn’t been called up by France, admits Zinedine Zidane

Ahead of the international break, Zinedine Zidane has confessed that he still doesn’t understand why Didier Deschamps has refused to call up Karim Benzema for international duty with France. The 33-year-old is considered to be one of the best in the world and has thrived for the Los Blancos.
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newsfootballa month ago

Door is open if Real Madrid want to renew my contract beyond 2022 expiry, reveals Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema confirmed that he is more than open to staying at Real Madrid beyond his current deal which expires at the end of the 2021/22 season. The Los Blancos have several contractual issues with Sergio Ramos, Luka Modric, and many others all entering the final months of their deals.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Real Madrid won’t take any risks with Karim Benzema, proclaims Zinedine Zidane

In light of Karim Benzema’s injury, Zinedine Zidane has revealed that Real Madrid won’t be taking any unnecessary risks with the Frenchman ahead of their Champions league Round of 16 clash. The 33-year-old has been in fine form this season with him contributing to 21 goals in 28 appearances.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Don’t under why Karim Benzema doesn’t play for France, asserts Florentino Perez

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has admitted that he is bemused at the fact why Karim Benzema doesn’t play for the French national team despite thriving for Real Madrid. The 33-year-old has flourished over the last five years for Real Madrid winning numerous trophies and accolades.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Honestly believe that Karim Benzema will return to Olympique Lyon, confesses Karim Djaziri

Karim Benzema’s former agent Karim Djaziri believes that the Real Madrid star has Olympique Lyon in his heart and will be back playing for his former side again in the future. The 33-year-old has spent 12 years at the Santiago Bernabeu and has become the club’s fourth highest all-time goal-scorer.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Think I still have support of the Real Madrid squad despite recent form, feels Zinedine Zidane

In light of Real Madrid’s shock defeat to Alcoyano in the Copa del Rey, Zinedine Zidane has confessed that he is unsure as to whether he still has the support of his squad. The Los Blancos have endured a torrid run of form over the last few weeks with them on a three game winless run.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Karim Benzema isn’t a pure number nine but he is the best, admits Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane has lavished Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema with praise and admitted that while the Frenchman isn’t a pure number nine, he is still amongst the best in the world. The Frenchman has spent eleven years with the Los Blancos and has played a key role in their performances this season.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Not going to resign but Real Madrid have to show character now, proclaims Zinedine Zidane

In light of a second loss to Shakhtar Donetsk, Zinedine Zidane has asserted that he has no plans of resigning and that now Real Madrid need to showcase their character in the next game. As it stands, Real Madrid sit in third place in Group B and will need to win and hope Shakhtar don’t do the same.
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newsfootball5 months ago

Reports | Real Madrid players will be asked to take another pay-cut over COVID-19 losses

According to ESPN, Real Madrid are set to ask their players to take another pay-cut to help ease the losses the club has incurred because of COVID-19. This will be the second pay-cut that the Los Blancos have asked their players to take with the first one used to protect the jobs of club workers.
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newsfootball9 months ago

Karim Benzema would like to return to Olympique Lyon one day, admits Karim Djaziri

Karim Benzema’s former agent Karim Djaziri has revealed that the Real Madrid star wants to return to Olympique Lyon in the future although the striker isn’t considering a move away. The Frenchman has been the club’s standout star since Cristiano Ronaldo left with them on the verge of a league title.
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