Karim Benzema

Champions League: Benzema sends Real Madrid to the final
Benzema goals video Real Madrid Bayern Munich Champions League
In Brief

Champions League: Benzema sends Real Madrid to the final

Spaniards on course for third successive title after squeezing past Bayern Munich in the semi-final
2 May 2018
Real Madrid weather Atletico storm to set up Juventus final
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid
In Review

Real Madrid weather Atletico storm to set up Juventus final

Early goals offer hope of astonishing comeback at Vicente Calderon, but Isco kills off Diego Simeone's Champions League dream
11 May 2017
Real Madrid: 40 games without defeat as Benzema strikes
Karim Benzema
In Brief

Real Madrid: 40 games without defeat as Benzema strikes

Zinedine Zidane has won more trophies than he has lost matches since taking over as manager at the Bernabeu
13 Jan 2017
Real Madrid ban halved: Will it affect January transfers?
Eden Hazard
In Depth

Real Madrid ban halved: Will it affect January transfers?

Spanish club will be able to sign players next summer - and that could have an impact on Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United's plans
20 Dec 2016
Eric Cantona sparks Euro 2016 race row over French squad
Karim Benzema
In Depth

Eric Cantona sparks Euro 2016 race row over French squad

Former Man Utd legend is not alone in questioning the absence of North African Muslim players in Didier Deschamps's squad
31 May 2016
Karim Benzema accused of Paris attack insult at El Clasico
Karim Benzema spitting
In Depth

Karim Benzema accused of Paris attack insult at El Clasico

The French forward was seen spitting after La Marseillaise, prompting calls for him to be banned from playing for France
24 Nov 2015
Benzema arrested over sex-tape blackmail
Karim Benzema
In Brief

Benzema arrested over sex-tape blackmail

Real Madrid striker and Djibril Cisse caught up in an alleged plot involving a sex tape featuring international team-mate Mathieu Valbuena
4 Nov 2015

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Real Madrid booed off as they flirt with disaster
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid
In Review

Real Madrid booed off as they flirt with disaster

Schalke put four goals past Real, who had to rely on Ronaldo to keep them in the Champions League
11 Mar 2015
Arsenal secure Paulista work permit and eye Benzema
Gabriel Paulista of Villarreal
In Brief

Arsenal secure Paulista work permit and eye Benzema

Gunners land defender but also want a striker; Paul Pogba set to spark summer bidding war
26 Jan 2015
Arsenal lead Benzema chase, and eye Sissoko and McCarthy
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In Brief

Arsenal lead Benzema chase, and eye Sissoko and McCarthy

French striker could be sold by Real Madrid in January, as Gunners also look for midfield steel
1 Dec 2014
BALLON D'OR: the shortlist has been released
Cristiano Ronaldo
In Brief

BALLON D'OR: the shortlist has been released

Spain and Germany dominate shortlist with no English or Italian players and Ronaldo odds-on to win
28 Oct 2014
CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: uproar over Balotelli shirt swap
Mario Balotelli watches his shot go wide of the goal during match between Liverpool and Real Madrid at Anfield in Liverpool
In Review

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: uproar over Balotelli shirt swap

Fans turn on moody Italian striker as Anfield lauds Ronaldo after Real Madrid masterclass
23 Oct 2014
World Cup dark horses: can France win in Brazil?
French stars Paul Pogba, Patrice Evra, Karim Benzema and Franck Ribery
In Review

World Cup dark horses: can France win in Brazil?

Four years after the disaster in South Africa the French will be hoping to make amends
3 Jun 2014
TRANFER TALK: Is Suarez heading for Real Madrid?
PSG's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani
In Brief

TRANFER TALK: Is Suarez heading for Real Madrid?

Liverpool striker dampens speculation of a move, but Reds are braced for his departure
15 May 2014
Arsenal renew Benzema chase as Real Madrid eye Suarez
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In Brief

Arsenal renew Benzema chase as Real Madrid eye Suarez

Gunners go after French striker once again as Man Utd and Chelsea tussle over full back
2 Apr 2014
TRANSFER TALK: Arsenal face fight for Draxler
Julian Draxler
In Brief

TRANSFER TALK: Arsenal face fight for Draxler

Spanish giants give up on Suarez and turn to German star, as Gunners eye other options
17 Feb 2014
Zahia Dehar sex scandal: Ribery and Benzema on trial
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In Depth

Zahia Dehar sex scandal: Ribery and Benzema on trial

After battling Ronaldo and Messi for the Ballon d'Or French star Ribery faces underage sex charge
20 Jan 2014
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