Sports News

Karim Benzema Sets UEFA Champions League Record

Karim Benzema Sets UEFA Champions League Record

Karim Benzema Sets UEFA Champions League Record

Real Madrid’s striker, Karim Benzema pens his name down in the history books of the UEFA Champions League following his performance against Manchester City.

He showed the class he is made up of when he scored a brace in the Semi-final game against Manchester City.

Benzema became the first person in the UEFA Champions League to score as many as 5 sway goals in the knockout stages against clubs from a country in a particular season. The French man scored a hat trick against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the quarter-final stage and a brace against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium in the first leg of the semi-final.

Real Madrid fans will hope, he maintains this form when both teams meet to play in the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeau.

Leave a Comment