Tuesday , 27 February 2024

Tag Archives: Santiago Bernabeu

Nine years in the shadows. Why did Benzema start to be appreciated only now?

Karim Benzema - Real Madrid C.F.

Real Madrid is in a difficult situation right now. It just so happens that the fate of a potential championship hangs in the balance, and the saviour was not a young talent, but the same Karim Benzema — a man who was written off so many times that there is no point in even counting. Now it is no exaggeration to say that both the club and its coach’s future depends on him. “It will be Benzema,” Zidane said shortly when asked who will be a crucial player in the “cream” attack next year. Not Holand, not Ronaldo, not Mbappe. Benzema. …

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Barcelona Hailed As Champions-Elect After Defeating Real

Barcelona has been hailed as the champions-elect of La Liga in the Catalan media following their win at Real Madrid by 1–0 on Saturday. The press of the capital called for some instant chances at Real, following their domestic failure. The cool strike of Ivan Rakitic in the 1st half had been enough to see off Real Madrid and this sends Barcelona twelve points clear of their rivals. As a matter of fact, it also provided them with a ten point over Atletico Madrid, the nearest challengers. Barcelona based newspapers reported that it is like they are the champions as …

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