Former OL defender, between 2000 and 2007, Claudio Caçapa returned to the integration of Karim Benzema into the pro Lyon group, delivering a tasty anecdote.
Before joining the Real Madrid in 2009, Karim Benzema cut his teeth for four seasons atOlympique Lyonnais, his training club. And from his professional debut, the 33-year-old striker marked the spirits. Whether on or off the pitch.
L’current deputy of Peter Bosz, Claudio Caçapa, who wore the jersey of Gones for seven seasons, returned to the arrival of the French striker in the Lyon group, at the time composed of many internationals, like Wiltord, Elber or even Essien. And the least that we can say is that KB9 was already not cold in the eyes.
“I am here to take the place of the attackers who are here”
“When someone joined the professional group, the youngster had to make a speech at dinner or at lunch, saying how old he was, where he came from and what he hoped to achieve with the Lyon jersey, thus remembered the Brazilian cth Saturday for ESPN Brazil. Karim stood up and said: ‘I’m here to take the place of the attackers who are here. I come with dedication, work and commitment to, of course, take your place. ‘ If a 17 year old boy said something like that, you could already tell that his career would be brilliant, as it is today. “