He is now in full swing as a finishing agent. He, Karim Benzema, recovered after the terrible disappointment in the Champions League by stacking goals in Liga (6 in the last 5 games). This news, combined with the return of Zinedine Zidane to the head of the first team, prints the newspaper AS to believe that the status of "KB9" in Madrid has changed.
"Benzema has never changed"
Although there are many rumors about the willingness to recruit another important pioneering center next summer (the names of Robert Lewandowski and especially Harry Kane leaked in the press), merengue leaders could still be satisfied with the former Lyonnais in this sector, he who would also be highly appreciated by Florentino Perez. Perhaps in the context of focusing on one or more wingers.
– AS (@diarioas) April 8, 2019
Away from major events
However, the media of the capital doubt the relevance of such a choice, in particular with the argument that Benzema "scored only one goal against Real Madrid rivals"It was at the start of the season, in the Supercup defeat of Europe against Atlético Madrid (2-4, a.p.).
AS recalls that in the four matches against Barça Benzema did not score any goals, nor in the other two in the League against Atlético, and that, like the rest of his team, he had sunk in the eighth final return of the C1 against Ajax (1-4). And the pro-Madrid newspaper to continue by writing that, "against Eibar (this Saturday, etc.) after his double, he missed two goals and hit the post"It is not yet unanimous …
Benzema still and always signed!