Posted on November 28, 2021 at 10:30 p.m. by DM
A member of Real Madrid, who had participated in the negotiations with the entourage of Karim Benzema in 2009, returned to the signing of the striker and revealed the behind the scenes of this operation.
Impressive in the jersey from OL , his training club, Karim Benzema made the decision to join a foreign team during the summer of 2009. At the age of 21, the striker left France to join Real Madrid . Years have passed and today Karim Benzema has become one of Carlo Ancelotti’s basic men. The 33-year-old French international recently extended his contract with Real Madrid until 2023 and could well end his career in the Spanish capital.
A member of the Real Madrid discusses his arrival in Bron
This Sunday, El Mundo devotes a long paper to Karim Benzema. The Spanish media returns in particular to the negotiations between Real Madrid and the player in 2009. The Merengue club had sent emissaries to France in order to complete his arrival and obtain his agreement. In particular, a member of Real Madrid went to Bron, in the suburbs of Lyon, to meet Karim Benzema . He returned to his meeting with the player. “When we went to get in touch with the player we were going to sign, Karim arrived with a couple of friends. The truth is, they were scary, ”said this source in El Mundo.