Actual Madrid ace Karim Benzema has confirmed he’s nonetheless mates with Cristiano Ronaldo when requested why he hasn’t been pictured with CR7 this week.
- You received many trophies collectively
- Suggestion from the hole within the center Saudi go to
- Benzema denies the issue
WHAT HAPPENED? Los Blancos are presently forward in Saudi Arabia Within the last match of the Spanish Tremendous Cup in opposition to Barcelona, the membership’s icon Ronaldo visited his former teammates. The 37-year-old was seen on digital camera speaking to a lot of present Madrid males, however Benzema was nowhere to be seen, resulting in hypothesis amongst native reporters.
WHAT THEY SAID: However the Frenchman rapidly put any discuss of a rift to mattress when he informed reporters (through Marca): “We need not take footage to say we’re mates, pictures are for Instagram or Twitter. One other world.
“We did not have time to greet one another as a result of I used to be in coaching and he went to coaching instantly. I hope to see him on the stadium tomorrow and discuss to him a bit.”
BIGGER PICTURE: Ronaldo just lately signed a contract with Saudi Arabian facet Al-Nassr, so he has been capable of go to his outdated membership mates this week. The ahead received 4 Ballon d’Ors whereas at Madrid, whereas Benzema has additionally received the accolade since Ronaldo’s departure.
WHAT’S NEXT FOR BENZEMA? The ahead performed for Actual Madrid within the Tremendous Cup semi-final win over Valencia, scoring in regular time and changing a penalty to arrange a gathering with Barcelona on Sunday.