Only Ronaldo will be able to resist him .. Benzema is on a date with these new records in 2022
Karim Benzema’s goal in Real Madrid’s 2-1 victory over Athletic Bilbao – yesterday – in La Liga – was just the last episode in the French star’s impressive series of performances this year, in preparation for his achievement of new records and achievements in 2022.
With this duality, the 34-year-old Benzema has already reached 20 goals with Real Madrid this season, 15 of which are top scorers in the League, and this means that he is on his way to another campaign in which he will score 30 goals, which he achieved in two of the past three seasons. .
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Benzema will beat Di Stefano and Raul
He is also on the cusp of an important mark with Real Madrid, after he is one goal away from reaching his 300th goal with the royal, which will make him outperform club legend Alfredo Di Stefano (308 goals) next year, to surpass him and become the third best scorer in Royal history.
Marca newspaper said:MARK) The Spanish It is also likely that Benzema will surpass Raul Gonzalez, who scored 323 goals for Los Blancos. The record for Real Madrid’s top scorer, registered in the name of Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, of 451 goals, may be the only number that Benzema may have difficulty reaching.
The newspaper added that Benzema scored 207 goals for the Royal in the Spanish League, and is also close to reaching the number of goals scored for Real Madrid in the League by Di Stefano (216 goals) and Raul (228 goals), but Ronaldo’s number (312 goals) may also be difficult. on him.
And Benzema’s numbers show how he has matured with his age, as it took 5 years and 5 months to reach the first 100 goals, 4 years and 10 months to reach the second 100, and now it’s just over 3 years to reach one goal, which is 300.
And the Spanish records are not the only ones that will end in the coming months, as Benzema’s total goals reached 401 goals, making him only 10 goals away from his compatriot Thierry Henry, who scored 411 goals during his career, to be the only French players who crossed the 400 goal barrier.
Benzema’s scoring rate has been incredibly fast this season, taking 3 months to reach 20 goals compared to last season, when he reached this number on March 13. All this puts him on the right track to breaking his best records for Real Madrid, when he scored 32 goals in the 2011-2012 season.