If Haaland comes, Benzema will ask to leave Madrid


It is reported that Karim Benzema will ask to be released for free if Real Madrid bring in Erling Braut Haaland from Borussia Dortmund .

Madrid continues to plan to strengthen its team with quality young ammunition. So far they have managed to bring in a number of players from across Europe, South America, and even from Asia.

But they are also ready to strengthen the team by bringing in young players with world-class status. One of them is Haaland.

Madrid itself has long been linked with Haaland. The Norwegian has been named as Benzema’s long-term replacement.

Benzema refuses to play with Haaland
Real Madrid was said to not have enough funds to sign Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund. But reportedly the situation has changed.

Madrid is even said to be able to recruit Haaland as well as Kylian Mbappe. El Real is rumored to be able to sign him in the summer of 2022.

However, regarding the recruitment of Haaland, there is news that Karim Benzema is reluctant to play with the 21-year-old player. The news was reported by El Nacional .

Benzema’s contract with Madrid itself still has two years remaining. Therefore, if Haaland is recruited in the summer of 2022, the French player will force El Real to release him for free.

Benzema Interested in PSG
Previously, Karim Benzema said he was interested in playing in MLS. Because the competition in Uncle Sam’s country is getting better over time.

However, the report from El Nacional now claims that Benzema also did not rule out returning to Ligue 1. Not to his former team Lyon but to PSG .

On the other hand, PSG is also said to be ready to give Benzema the opportunity to have a career at the highest level before he hangs up his boots. Now the age of the striker has reached 33 years.

Karim Benzema has defended Real Madrid 574 times in all competitions. He scored 293 goals and 152 assists.

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Whoscored’s 7 Best Real Madrid Players Season 2021/22: Benzema-Vinicius Is Crazy!

La Liga 2021/22 has gone from 12 to 13 matches. Real Madrid is in second place in the standings with 27 points, a pretty satisfying score.

Madrid ‘s performance is quite consistent despite having to start a new era under Carlo Ancelotti . Los Blancos made 8 wins, 3 draws, and only 1 loss.

Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior are the two most important players for Madrid in La Liga. Benzema with 10 goals and 7 assists, Vinicius trails with 7 goals.

Of course these two players are the most important, but there are a few other names to watch out for. Of the total 12 games in the league so far, there are several players who hold the most important role.

Here are 7 of Real Madrid’s best players from Whoscored’s 12 league matches. Let’s see more, Bolaneters!

Karim Benzema
Position: Striker
Appearance: 11
Rating: 8
Benzema has been playing at the top level for the last two years and now his form is maturing. The French striker continues to score goals and provide assists.

He leads the list of top scorers and top assists while La Liga with 10 goals and 7 assists. Madrid have scored a total of 28 goals in La Liga, meaning Benzema was directly involved in 17 of them.

Vinicius Junior
Position: Winger
Appearance: 10
Rating: 7,5
Under the guidance of Carlo Ancelotti, Vinicius Junior is increasingly showing his potential. He is playing at a higher level than before.

Vinicius most often serves Benzema with assists. Sometimes his vision of playing doesn’t seem optimal, but his hard work must be appreciated.

Luka Modric
Position: Midfielder
Appearance: 7
Rating: 7,01
Modric is 36 years old, approaching retirement, but his role in the Madrid game is still so important. He was plagued by injuries, recovered, and immediately played at a high level.

The Croatian midfielder contributed 2 assists from 7 appearances. More than that, Modric’s presence on the pitch can be a mental boost for the players.

Position: Midfielder
Appearance: 10
Rating: 6,99
Casemiro’s role as a defensive midfielder is still irreplaceable. He is always a mainstay to break the opponent’s attack.

Casemiro can still be counted on to do the dirty work on the pitch. Interestingly, he knows how to avoid a yellow card.

David Alaba
Position: Central defender
Appearance: 11
Rating: 6,95
The first season in Madrid, Alaba immediately showed his ability. He could fill the left-back post when Madrid had an injury crisis.

Interestingly, Alaba’s abilities are not only on the defensive side. He has contributed 3 assists in La Liga so far.