Difficult day Wednesday at the Santiago Bernabéu. Karim Benzema He was one of the protagonists in Real Madrid’s 2-1 win against Rayo Vallecano. The French number 9 scored a goal, but he also saw himself upset during several passes of the match, suffering a blow to his foot and walking with a limp. What happened?
The current Ballon d’Or He took a big hit in the 10th minute and was upended. Even if the signs of pain were evident in the mid-game, only at the end It was revealed that he suffered a shocking cut on his right instep and had to receive five stitches!
After winning Matchday 36 of La Liga, Benzema’s rep Karim Djaziri shared some images not suitable for sensitive people that were captured by the French striker himself. Yes, he posted a video of the exact moment he is stitched up in the locker room.
“Yesterday Benzema, after 10 minutes, an opponent stepped on his foot, but as always he doesn’t say anything and plays the whole game in pain. He even manages to score! In the end, the doctor gave him 5 points in the locker room”wrote his agent on Twitter.
Five points for Benzema
Karim didn’t care much that he had a wound like that. He resisted on the pitch throughout the game despite the injury and, to make matters worse, he opened the score in the 31st minute. Raúl de Tomás then equalized temporarily, while Rodrygo made it 2-1.
So Benzema’s foot remained
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