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Benzema dreams of playing with Mbappé at Real Madrid
Without a doubt Benzema and Mbappé are one of the best attacking pairs in current football or at least that is what they have shown in recent games with the French team.
Both players are going through a very good football moment, especially the cat Benzema, who right now could be above his teammate in terms of sports performance.
Given the possible arrival of Mbappé to Real Madrid next season, Karim Benzema has been very optimistic and this is the case with the Spanish club forward, he has stressed on several occasions that he would like to play with his teammate at the white club.
However, the current situation means that both players have to respect Paris Saint-Germain, since Mbappé will not be free until next January 1 if he does not renew with the French club.
Several weeks ago, a statement from the mother Kylian came to light where supposedly the renewal of the player with his current club is going very well.
Despite this news, the Real Madrid team continues to look very optimistic and hopes that the French striker decides to sign with them despite the fact that his close environment asks him to stay in France.
Benzema confesses his intention to play with Mbappé in Madrid
During an interview with TVE, Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema commented on his intention to see him in the Spanish team. "I enjoy playing with him in the national team, but in the future why not? He is a very talented player, but we have to give him respect for his current club. Of course, I would like to play with him at Real Madrid I've said it before, and I think everyone knows it. "
Do you aspire to win the Ballon d'Or?
As for his chances of winning the Ballon d'Or and for which he is a candidate for many in football, he has recognized that it is a trophy that all players would like to win at some point. "For me, it is a trophy that since childhood I have had it in my head, we all dream of being the best at some point in our lives, but if I am close to being able to win it is having been thanks to my teammates. It is a prize for all if I am close to winning it", were the words of the striker of the white club.
First title with France
Benzema has won his first trophy with the French team by defeating Spain, in a final that for him was treated like a Champions League final or a World Cup, you could see all his intentions to win it from the first minute.
And it is that the League of Nations became a very important trophy for him. "This was my first trophy with my country, I am truly proud of all the work that has been done, I had not played for the national team for five or six years. This title has made me very happy because it has been very hard for me, not only physically, but also psychologically" commented Karim Benzema.
To end the interview, the Ancelotti forward commented that Real Madrid's next game against Shakhtar Donetsk is lethal. "We have to win that game after the loss against the Sheriff, we have no other options, only win. We have to win and then focus on the classic, that game is also very important for us". Benzema added.