French and Real Madrid’s striker Karim Benzema has emerged as a top contender for the Ballon D’Or award this year. The prestigious trophy is usually awarded to the top player with an impressive season.
Benzema has won Laliga Santander in the recent ended season and also Spanish super cup.
He also added UEFA champions league trophy to the trophies he has won this season. The player has not only been Real Madrid’s goalscorer but also has been giving assists.
Together with Vinicius Junior they have been Ancelloti’s key attackers. Argentine sensation Lionel Messi recently backed Karim Benzema for the Ballon D’Or after winning UEFA champions league.
Benzema has finally responded to Messi telling him he truly deserves the Ballon D’Or this season.
The player has stated that Messi’s comments makes him more motivated to win and perform better. Benzema netted a sensational goal yesterday as France lost in UEFA nations league yesterday.