Karim Benzema and Real Madrid celebrated their reunion with Santiago Bernabeu with dignity.
It was a day of celebration for the Real Madrid. After eighteen months of absence, the Merengue have indeed found Santiago Bernabeu and their supporters. A reunion which nevertheless started badly since the Celtic vigo led most of the first period, a first time thanks to Santi Mina (4th) then, seven minutes after the equalizer of Karim Benzema, thanks to Franco Servi (31st).
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The evening nevertheless ended perfectly for the vice-champions of Spain. Real Madrid finally won 5-2 and even took the opportunity to regain control of La Liga, on the same line as Valencia and Atletico Madrid. With three goals and an assist, Karim Benzema was one of the main architects of this very successful evening. The top scorer in La Liga did not shy away from his pleasure at the end of the meeting.
« It’s a special night for us », he said, explaining that he was nevertheless disturbed: “The atmosphere, the people… At the beginning it was a bit weird, we had to adapt to playing with the audience again, it’s difficult, but in the end we managed to do it. « And public support is not for nothing. « The supporters gave everything for us and it paid off in the second half », he continued adding: “For my part, I feel good, I have the support of my coach, the president, my teammates and the supporters, so if I can help with goals and assists, so much the better. «
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