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The French forward has seven goals in seven games since missing the World Cup due to injury
Benzema scored for the sixth time after being dropped from France’s World Cup squad because of an injury, leading Real Madrid to a 2-0 win at Athletic Bilbao in the Spanish league on Sunday.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 09:21 AM IST
Real Madrid captain Karim Benzema has announced his retirement from international football after France's heartbreaking defeat to Lionel Messi-led Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2022 final.
Real Madrid star Karim Benzema has returned to training ahead of the upcoming FIFA World Cup final. The veteran forward is still registered in France's star-studded World Cup squad. Didier Deschamps' France will meet Lionel Messi-led Argentina in the FIFA World Cup 2022 final at the Lusail Stadium on Sunday.
Karim Benzema has been ruled out of the tournament after incurring a thigh injury during training, as confirmed by French football federation.
FIFA World Cup 2022: Other stars of La Liga such as Pedri, Luka Modric, Antoine Griezmann and Thibaut Courtois will light up the tournament in Qatar. The Golden Ball winners at the last four World Cups have all played in LaLiga Santander.
Although they played together at last year's European Championship, Benzema was only just coming back with Les Bleus and things didn't quite click between them.
Published on Oct 25, 2022 03:59 PM IST
Madrid opened a six-point lead over its Catalan rival, which will host seventh-place Villarreal on Thursday. It was the ninth win in 10 matches for the defending champions. Madrid remains the only unbeaten team in the league.
Published on Oct 20, 2022 09:51 AM IST
Thibaut Courtois expressed his shock at Karim Benzema winning Ballon d'Or 2022 award and also lashed out at his ranking.
Former player Zinedine Zidane lavished praise on Karim Benzema and also revealed the secret behind his Ballon d'Or 2022 award success.
Neither Cristiano Ronaldo nor Lionel Messi secured a podium finish at the 2022 Ballon d'Or awards in Paris on Monday. Real Madrid captain Karim Benzema bagged his maiden golden ball at the Theatre du Chatelet in Paris.
Real Madrid captain and French forward Karim Benzema was declared the winner of men's Ballon d'Or 2022 award on Monday. Benzema received the Ballon d'Or trophy from Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane in Paris.
Real Madrid and France star Karim Benzema won the Ballon d'Or 2022 award, becoming the first Frenchman to do so since Zinedine Zidane did in 1998.
Ballon D’Or 2022 Live Streaming: Here is all you need to know about the 2022 Ballon D’Or ceremony - from list of nominees to where to watch it on TV and online.
FC Barcelona star Robert Lewandowski has taken a brutal dig at Ballon d'Or award. Lewandowski-starrer Barcelona will meet Karim Benzema-led Real Madrid in the first El Clasico of LaLiga season 2022-2023.
Karim Benzema missed a late penalty as Real Madrid dropped their first points this season after being held to a 1-1 draw at home by Osasuna, who had a man sent-off late on, in LaLiga on Sunday.
Updated on Oct 03, 2022 09:47 AM IST
Reuters | , Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Karim Benzema, Robert Lewandowski, Kylian Mbappe and Kevin De Bruyne are among the highest-ranked players in FIFA 23. On Monday, EA Sports revealed the top 23 highest-rated players in men's football for FIFA 23.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti wants an out-of-favour player to replace injured Karim Benzema in Los Blancos' upcoming match against Real Mallorca. Benzema suffered a thigh injury in Madrid's UEFA Champions League clash against Celtic.
Benzema was substituted on the half-hour mark of the European champions' 3-0 win at Celtic Park and a medical report released by Real on Wednesday said the Frenchman had injured the semitendinosus tendon and strained the quadricep muscle in his right thigh.
Published on Sep 08, 2022 08:00 AM IST
With Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid in 2018, Karim Benzema spoke about how his departure changed him as a player.
The initial scandal put Benzema's international career on hold for more than five years, though he has since returned to playing for France, and the conviction has not kept him off the field.
Published on Jun 04, 2022 01:47 PM IST
Messi has won a record seven Ballon d'Or awards as the world's best player, but saw his new club Paris Saint-Germain eliminated by Madrid in the round of 16 of the Champions League this year — after Benzema scored a hat trick in the second half of the return leg.
Published on May 31, 2022 09:56 AM IST
Champions League: Benzema is currently at the peak of his powers and his presence will be crucial in the second-leg game against Manchester City at the Bernabeu
Published on Apr 30, 2022 11:14 AM IST
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Having scored a hat-trick in the first leg to give Madrid a 3-1 lead, Benzema spoiled the English team’s comeback by netting the decisive goal in extra time on Tuesday to put the Spanish club back into the semifinals.
Published on Apr 13, 2022 07:43 AM IST
Benzema, 34, claimed his hat-trick when he pounced on an error by Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy just after halftime to put the Spaniards in control of the tie before Tuesday's second leg in Madrid.
Updated on Apr 07, 2022 07:26 AM IST
Benzema, LaLiga's top scorer, was absent from Real's Saturday training session in Madrid and will concentrate over the next two weeks on getting fit for next month's Champions League quarter-final matches against Chelsea.
Published on Mar 19, 2022 07:09 PM IST
Reuters | , Madrid
Karim Benzema, who had denied any wrongdoing, was not in court. He is due to play for Real Madrid against Moldovan side Sheriff Tiraspol later in the day.
Published on Nov 24, 2021 05:23 PM IST
Reuters | , Versailles
Benzema hasn't been attending the trial that opened Wednesday in Versailles and is scheduled to wrap up Friday. He is charged with complicity in the alleged attempt in 2015 to blackmail France teammate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape thought to have been stolen from his mobile phone.
Published on Oct 22, 2021 04:21 PM IST
With goals by Vinícius Júnior and debutant Eduardo Camavinga and a hat trick by Karim Benzema, Madrid twice came from behind before comfortably beating Celta Vigo 5-2 at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Published on Sep 13, 2021 09:26 AM IST
AP | , Madrid