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"He is a legend that will remain in the hearts of Real Madrid": Ancelotti's tribute to Benzema


Highlights: Carlo Ancelotti says Karim Benzema is one of the best strikers in the world. The French striker will leave Real Madrid in the coming days. An Celotti says Benzema will remain in the hearts of Real Madrid fans. The 35-year-old scored his 354th goal for Real Madrid against Bilbao on Sunday night. He is expected to commit to Saudi Arabia in the next few days. CLICK HERE for all the latest Real Madrid news and news from the Bernabeu.

The Italian coach of Real Madrid, very close to Karim Benzema, was keen to welcome the departure of the Frenchman on Sunday evening.

A last night of celebration, with a goal scored for Real Madrid against Bilbao (his 354th in Spain) on Sunday night, and a tribute from his partners as well as the supporters of the Santiago Bernabeu. Karim Benzema could not have dreamed of a better night before leaving Madrid after 14 years of a history forever etched in his mind and that of the greatest club in the world.

Carlo Ancelotti and Karim Benzema JUAN MEDINA / REUTERS

Asked about the departure of his 35-year-old striker, Carlo Ancelotti could only praise the former Lyonnais, who is expected to commit to Saudi Arabia in the coming days. "It surprised everyone, but you have to understand it," says the Italian technician. On Saturday, he was training normally and this Sunday he had made his decision. He has thought a lot and it will impact our club, which will continue to grow without him. I had the honour of coaching one of the greatest players in the world, one of the best strikers. Thank you for everything he has done here. He is a legend, he will remain in the hearts of Real. »

Source: lefigaro

All sports articles on 2023-06-05

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