Karim Benzema Equals Raul As Real Madrid’s Second-Highest Goalscorer
Karim Benzema drew level with Real Madrid great Raul as the Spanish giants’ second-highest goalscorer by netting his 323rd goal for the club in a 6-0 thrashing of Levante on Thursday.
The France striker headed in Real’s second goal against Levante at the Santiago Bernabeu to reach the mark. Cristiano Ronaldo remains well clear at the top of Madrid’s all-time goalscoring charts with 451.
Benzema has now scored 44 times in as many appearances this season as Carlo Ancelotti’s side have wrapped up the La Liga title and reached the Champions League final, where they will play Liverpool in Paris on May 28.
Ferland Mendy opened the scoring for Madrid before Benzema’s effort. Levante had no answer as Rodrygo bagged another and Vinicius Junior a hat-trick in a thrashing that consigned the beaten club to relegation.
Other results saw Real Sociedad seal European competition next season with a 3-0 victory over Cadiz and Villarreal hammer Rayo Vallecano 5-1.
Ronaldo Becomes The Highest Goalscorer In Football History
Yesterday night was another record breaking day for the Portuguese forward after he gave his team the leading goal in their 2:0 win over Napoli in the Italia supercoppa.The goal makes Ronaldo goal tally to reach 760 official goals beating the likes of Josef Bican.With the goal, CR7 is not the highest goal scorer in football history.He has played 1040 games, win 33 trophies and scored 760 goals for 4 clubs and his country.
Ancelotti releases Real Madrid’s squad to face Man City in second-leg
Real Madrid boss, Carlo Ancelotti, has released his squad to tackle Manchester City in the Champions League semi-final second-leg tie on Wednesday at the Etihad Stadium.Ancelotti named a 24-man squad in a post via Real Madrid’s official Twitter handle on Monday.Los Blanco drew 1-1 with Manchester City in the semi-final first-leg tie at the Santiago Bernabeu last week.Below is Real Madrid’s squad against Man City:Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin, and Luis LópezDefenders:...
Champions League: Tuchel reveals Real Madrid’s advantage over Chelsea ahead of second leg
Real Madrid, according to Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel, have a physical advantage over his team.In 2022, the Blues have already played 22 games, while their LaLiga rivals have played 20.In addition, LaLiga permits five substitutes per game, but the Premier League only authorized the rule for next season and only allows three substitutions now."First and foremost, we wanted it to be more physical, but we didn't have to work as hard or as intensely in the first match...
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