RMadrid striker Karim Benzema admitted that he is one of the many players who dreamed of winning Ballon d’Or at some point in his career.
In recent years, it has been nearly impossible for any other player in Europe to get the above prize as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo dominated the award.
“[Winning the Ballon d’Or] does not make me lose sleep, although it is every player’s dream, “Benzema said at a press conference in front of Los Blancos. Champions League opener with Inter…
“I want to help the team. Every player wants to win, and so do I. “
Benzema continued to stress that real Madrid strive to emerge victorious in this Champions League campaign, as they have tried in all previous seasons.
“For me, the Champions League is the main competition that causes the most pressure,” added Benzema…
“There are no favorites for me. On the pitch, you think that one team will win, and then the other. We have a great team and we will fight for its victory. “
Vinicius the Younger got down to business this season. The Brazilian forward has scored four goals in four games in LaLiga Santander and the French national teammate claimed his teammate was an elite talent.
“[Vinicius] is a young player who now has experience in this club, ”said Benzema.
“He scores goals, but he helps us with other things like his speed. I have always been with him and I can help him succeed.
“I believe in him, he is the best player.”