Karim Benzema

By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Apr 4th, 2013
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RESULT: Real Madrid 3 (Ronaldo 9′, Benzema 29′, Higuain 73′) Galatasaray 0 Galatasaray paid the price for an admirable but ultimately reckless attacking approach as they suffered an almost certainly fatal 3-0 defeat in the first leg of their quarter-final meeting with Real Madrid. T...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 17th, 2013
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Real Madrid 5 (Higuain 14′, 57′, Ronaldo 51′, Modric 54′, Benzema 90′) Real Mallorca 2 (Nsue 14′, Alfaro 21′) Mesut Ozil once again proved his value to Real Madrid as he rose from the bench to inspire a comeback victory over Mallorca at the Bernabeu on Saturd...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 3rd, 2013
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Real Madrid players, manager and support staff must be sporting an ear-to-ear grin after completing the demolition job of Barcelona in a comprehensive manner, that too, twice in successive weeks. Morata celebrates after providing an excellent assist for Benzema’s goal What Saturday’s game showed was ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 5th, 2013
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Jose Mourinho hit out at La Liga’s scheduling after watching his Real Madrid side fall to their fifth league defeat of the season at Granada over the weekend. The reigning champions were beaten by an own goal from Cristiano Ronaldo – a misplaced defensive header from a corner in the 22nd minute...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Feb 2nd, 2013
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Cristiano Ronaldo sensationally scored in his own net as Real Madrid slumped to a shock 1-0 defeat away to Granada on Saturday night. In trying to head clear a corner from Nolito, the Portugal international inadvertently deflected the ball past a stunned Diego Lopez. The reigning Liga champions, led ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 28th, 2012
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Luka Modric has wasted little time in endearing him to his new public after hailing Real Madrid as the “best club in the world”. The Croatian playmaker finally completed his protracted move to the Spanish champions on Monday, signing a five-year contract after successfully passing a medic...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 20th, 2012
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Valencia are starting to enjoy their trips to the Bernabeu. Last season, a goalless draw saw them become the only visiting side to keep a clean sheet at the nerve-inspiring home of Real Madrid, and on Sunday night they started the new campaign with another hard fought draw thanks largely to a superb ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 20th, 2012
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Sweden 2 (Ibrahimovic 54, Larsson 90) France 0 France drifted into the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 despite second-half goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Sebastian Larsson providing a rousing Group D send-off for already-eliminated Sweden. Laurent Blanc’s men were second best throughout as they blew t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Euro 2012
Jun 10th, 2012
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England look to open their EURO 2012 account with a win over dark horses France despite the absence of Wayne Rooney. Date: Monday 11th June 2012 Venue: Donbass Arena Capacity: 52,518 Kick Off: 17:00 Referee: N.Rizzoli Probable Line Ups: France: Lloris; Debuchy, Rami, Mexes, Clichy; Cabaye, Diarra; Ri...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 25th, 2012
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France’s extensive group of attackers face a big test on Saturday in their quest to make manager Laurent Blanc’s squad for Euro 2012. Blanc and his players will host Iceland in Valenciennes in the first of three friendlies France will play before the European Championship starts on June 8...