Category: Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema fumes at France federation president Noel Le Graet – ‘Leave me alone’

With criticism surrounding Paul Pogba at Man United, the FC guys feel time away on France duty in the UEFA Nations League will do him a deal of good. France’s Didier Deschamps believes Paul Pogba is misunderstood by football fans who think he only cares about himself but that he […]

Real Madrid fans may turn on Karim Benzema by Florentino Perez has share of blame for slump

Shaka Hislop recaps Real Madrid’s third defeat in four games but thinks it’s not a crisis just yet at the Bernabeu. Three minutes isn’t a very long time in football, as Karim Benzema can attest. That was how long it took during a home game last season for the Bernabeu […]

Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema sidelined with hamstring injury

Shaka Hislop recaps Real Madrid’s third defeat in four games but thinks it’s not a crisis just yet at the Bernabeu. Manu Garcia struck true and left no time for an answer, as Alavés knocked off Real Madrid at a rowdy Mendizorrotza Stadium. Julen Lopetegui is well aware of the […]

Ballon d’Or award nominees: Gareth Bale Sergio Aguero Alisson on list

The numbers behind Real Madrid’s current goal drought are more shocking than meets the eye. Real Madrid head coach Julen Lopetegui prefers to talk about his whole team after their win over Roma. With a goal for Real Madrid in every competitive game, the FC crew examine what’s led to […]

Julen Lopetegui 0 10 Karim Benzema’s struggles continue as Madrid lose to Alaves

Shaka Hislop recaps Real Madrid’s third defeat in four games but thinks it’s not a crisis just yet at the Bernabeu. Manu Garcia struck true and left no time for an answer, as Alavés knocked off Real Madrid at a rowdy Mendizorrotza Stadium. Julen Lopetegui is well aware of the […]

Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema fall flat as Real Madrid find no answers in Moscow

Sid Lowe explains that Real Madrid’s recent results are normal individually, but they have prompted reminders of Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence. Real Madrid failed to trouble the scoreboard for the third game in a row against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday night at the Luzhniki Stadium. The only goal of the match […]

Real Madrid’s Julen Lopetegui – ‘Full confidence’ in Karim Benzema despite struggles

Following their shock defeat at CSKA Moscow, the ESPN FC crew delve deeper into Real Madrid’s recent struggles to find the back of the net. Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui said he retains confidence in his team’s misfiring forwards, after a third successive blank in Tuesday evening’s 1-0 Champions League […]