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Profile of the French footballer Karim Benzema, who currently plays as a forward at Real Madrid. The 26-year old player Benzema joined Real Madrid from Lyon and wears the number 9 shirt.

Karim Benzema
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        (Squad number 9)

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Karim Benzema Career
2004–2006Lyon B20(15)
2004–2009Lyon112(43)
2009–Real Madrid156(72)

2004France U174(1)
2004–2005France U1817(14)
2005–2006France U199(5)
2006–2007France U215(0)
2007–France65(19)

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Karim Benzema : Real Madrid News
“Real Madrid director and former Spanish Cup winner Emilio Butragueno Bale forced a corner off Javier Mascherano when fed by Karim Benzema as Madrid pressed.”
 Daily Mail  Today
“Madrid had gone in front after just 10 minutes as Angel di Maria raced onto Karim Benzema's through ball and fired low into "It was definetely his most important goal for Madrid," Real boss Carlo Ancelotti said of Bale's winner.”
 iafrica.com  Today
“Real Madrid were looking to be in trouble when Bale received were overwhelmed in midfield as he played in a deeper role than usual leaving Bale and Karim Benzema as a two-man attack.”
 China Economic Net  Today
“The Argentina international latched on to Karim Benzema's pass before shooting across Pinto back off the Real post into the grateful hands of the Spain international.”
 BBC  Yesterday
“The most expensive player in the world raced from the halfway line down the left wing before poking the ball past Jose Manuel Pinto to restore Madrid's lead with five opting for Isco to complement Bale and Karim Benzema.”
 Yahoo Sport  Yesterday
“We are lucky he plays for Real Madrid.” With Cristiano Ronaldo ruled out through Isco held the ball up in midfield before squaring to Bale, who found Karim Benzema on the left wing.”
 Mirror  Yesterday
“They are second in the domestic league, three points behind leaders Atletico Madrid with five games left saw more of the ball in the second half but Real had the clearer chances with Bale and Karim Benzema going close before Luka Modric shaved a”
 Yahoo!  Yesterday
“A fine Marc Bartra header cancelled out Angel di Maria’s early opener but the Wales international settled a gripping encounter in Los Blanco’s favour.Barcelona vs Real Madrid 1-2 Bale and Karim Benzema.”
 premier-football-news.net  Yesterday
Karim Benzema Career Honours
  • Lyon: Ligue 1 (4): 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08
  • Lyon: Coupe de France (1): 2007–08
  • Lyon: Trophee des Champions (2): 2006, 2007
  • Real Madrid: La Liga (1): 2011–12
  • Real Madrid: Copa del Rey (2): 2010–11, 2013–14
  • Real Madrid: Supercopa de Espana (1): 2012
  • Real Madrid: UEFA European Under-17 Football Championship (1): 2004
  • Bravo Award (1): 2008
  • Ligue 1 Top Goalscorer (1): 2007–08
  • UNFP Ligue 1 Player of the Year (1): 2007–08
  • UNFP Ligue 1 Team of the Year (1): Ligue 1
  • French Player of the Year (2): 2011, 2012
  • Fastest goal in an El Clasico on 10 December 2011 (21 seconds)

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    Nacho Fernandez Fabio Coentrao
    Marcelo Alvaro Arbeloa
    Pepe Daniel Carvajal
    Midfielders
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    Gareth Bale Cristiano Ronaldo
    Jese Sami Khedira
    Casemiro Xabi Alonso
    Luka Modric Angel di Maria
    Forwards
    Karim Benzema Alvaro Morata