After the alarms went off on Tuesday after withdraw training from France, Karim Benzema He assures that he is “fine” and that he only suffers from a certain discomfort which prevented him from “playing one hundred percent” with him. real Madrid. This message serves to calm doubts about his status less than a week after the start of the Qatar World Cup.
“I’m fine. I had small pains, but no tears or big injuries. I could play, but not 100% and it was not a question of taking risks or not, it’s just that I wasn’t 100%. I was in a bit of pain, but since then I’ve worked well in the gym. I’ve been running, stretching, so it’s fine,” he said. Benzema.
Benzema He has not played a full match since October 19 against Elche in Santander League and since then, of the last six matches of the real Madridwas only able to add 26 minutes against Scottish Celtic in the Champions League November 2.
During the last training France before going to Doha, Benzema He was only able to run fifteen minutes before retiring while the rest of his teammates practiced on the grass. Karim, who gave an interview to The Teamhad to work inside the facilities with the physical trainers.