"I just wanted to say something to France Football or whoever is voting: Close the votes, Benzema won it. Bye."
Thierry Henry thinks a Liverpool forward and a Real Madrid striker are the "two favourites for the Ballon d’Or" this year...
Alan Shearer was left stunned by the "sheer audacity" of Karim Benzema to attempt a Panenka penalty in Real Madrid's 4-3 loss to Man City.
"I think, looking back, Sir Alex will believe that is one of his biggest regrets not getting him to sign for the club."
"Cristiano Ronaldo has to pray in the morning and say, 'Thank you, Benzema, that you played with me.'"
Johnny Nic is no fan of the bloke's off-the-field character but on it, Benzema is as deadly as strikers come.
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Two great headers and a comical third > your traditional left foot, right foot, header nonsense. This was perfection.
"Yes, I say it often. I like to play with him in the national team and I would like to play with him at club level."
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PSG did a PSG and Real Madrid were more than happy to prove Kylian Mbappe deserves far better.
He has only scored three times in 47 appearances for the La Liga giants...
He was given a one-year suspended sentence and ordered to pay a fine of 75,000 Euros (£63,000).
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“This is why [he] is ahead [of Mohamed Salah] because he has been a complete player, with goals for a long time."
"I feel better and better, so I have to continue. I like the USA. Football is getting better and better there."
"I have always said it and I say it again; I hope we will play some day."
"Since I was little, I have had the dream of winning the Ballon d'Or, which is the dream that all footballers have."
Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema bagged two goals each as both European heavyweights progressed to the last 16.
France might have to play their World Cup-winning second-top goalscorer of all-time, the poor sods.
Benzema has not played for France since 2015. Les Bleus have ruled the world since and didn't need him for the Euros.
Despite not making an appearance since 2015, Benzema has made 81 appearances for Les Bleus, netting 27 goals.
You will be stunned, no doubt, to learn that neither Arsenal or Tottenham feature. Super.
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Real Madrid put in a convincing performance to give Atalanta no chance of a comeback in the Champions League.
Karim Benzema has been caught criticising Real Madrid teammate Vinicius Jr during their…
Their woes have come in Barcelona's shadow thus far, but Real Madrid are still in a right old mess themselves.
Real Madrid's Karim Benzema has claimed he's on another level to compatriot and fellow striker Olivier Giroud.