In an interview with ESPN Argentina, the French striker had a few words of "praise" for Lionel Messi and the national team of the player on the payroll of Paris Saint-Germain.
In an interview with ESPN Argentina, the French striker had a few words of “praise” for Lionel Messi and the national team of the player on the payroll of Paris Saint-Germain.
Karim Benzema has enjoyed a great season with Real Madrid and the striker will soon face a tough campaign with a tight schedule including the 2022 World Cup.
At the moment, the French player is the most serious candidate for the Golden Ball title after bringing the La Liga and Champions League titles to the Spanish Royal team.
With his brilliant performance, Benzema will definitely be in the French squad for the 2022 World Cup campaign taking place in November. Didier Deschamps’ army will march to Qatar as the defending champion. champion of the tournament.
However, Les Bleus is slowly losing its status after an unimpressive performance in the UEFA Nations League. In addition, they also face very strong teams from many different regions, especially Argentina.
When asked if Benzema considers Argentina the favorite to win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, he told ESPN the country:
“Like I said, in football it seems difficult to predict what will happen. But I believe Argentina are in very good shape. This is a great team with players like Lionel Messi. , Angel Di Maria.”
The Argentina team is highly appreciated after winning tickets to the World Cup with the longest unbeaten record in the world football village. Moreover, La Albiceleste has won the Copa America title and then the Intercontinental Cup, promising to present special football in this World Cup.
This may be the last chance for Messi to lift the prestigious trophy after watching the German team win the championship in 2014. At the biggest football festival on the planet, it will also be the last time for fans. witnessed firsthand big names like Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric, Neymar, Luis Suarez, Gareth Bale and possibly Karim Benzema playing in this arena.