• Karim Benzema doesn’t see himself on the identical degree as fellow Frenchman Olivier Giroud.


Modified 30 Mar 2020, 06:10 IST

Actual Madrid star Karim Benzema

Actual Madrid’s Karim Benzema stated “do not confuse Components One with karting” because the exiled French striker dismissed comparisons to countryman Olivier Giroud.

Benzema has not performed for France since October 2015 – head coach Didier Deschamps refusing to name up the Madrid star, as a substitute turning to Chelsea’s Giroud.

Requested in regards to the comparisons with Giroud, Benzema used a motorsport analogy to shoot down the query through social media.

“Do not confuse Components One with karting, I am Components One,” the 31-year-old stated on Instagram Stay.

Benzema has scored 27 targets in 81 worldwide appearances for France, whereas Giroud is third on the all-time record with 39 from 97 matches.

Previous to coronavirus suspending the likes of LaLiga, the Premier League and Euro 2020, Benzema had scored 19 targets throughout all competitions for Zinedine Zidane’s Madrid in 2019-20.

Revealed 30 Mar 2020, 06:10 IST

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