Ahead of the Clásico between Barça and Real Madrid on Sunday, Gerard Pique said all the good he thought about Karim Benzema.
Three years after Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi also left Spain this summer to join Paris Saint-Germain. The Argentinian will therefore not light up the Clásico between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid on Sunday (4:15 p.m.), but Karim Benzema will be there to delight football lovers.
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Thanks to him, the White House won the two confrontations of last season in La Liga (3-1, 2-1), with a legendary madjer in the return match. Sunday, the French will obviously be there to try to bend Barça at Camp Nou. A difficult duel ahead, concedes Gerard Piqué.
“Karim is more than a player who scores goals”
“I think Cristiano Ronaldo gave him space to occupy and he filled it perfectly. He now has the peace of mind to finish the actions well. Karim is more than a player who scores goals.”, recognized the Barcelona central defender in comments reported by AS.
“The last few years he’s had some great seasons and we know how difficult it is to play against him. It’s going to be fun and we’re going to have a good time.”, concluded the Blaugrana, whose team is two lengths behind that of KB9. In case of victory, Barça would take a point ahead of Real.