The numerous exchanges between Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo, double scorers during a spectacular Portugal-France (2-2) for the third match of Group F at Euro 2021, did not go unnoticed. The French striker unveiled the content after the meeting.
Happy to score, to qualify and … to meet again. Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo are by far the main players in Portugal-France (2-2), shock counting for the 3rd day of Group F of Euro 2021. The two former teammates at Real Madrid have shaken the nets with one double each. First a case of penalties, the French responding to a shot on goal from CR7. Then the former Lyonnais gave the advantage to the Blues on a nice opening from Pogba before Ronaldo became the co-new record holder for goals in the selection with a second penalty.
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“We said good luck for the future”
Both qualified for the round of 16, Benzema and Ronaldo did not wait for the final whistle to remember the good old memories of Real Madrid. The two attackers who shared their daily life for nine years with the Merengue (2009-2018) showed their great complicity throughout the meeting. Between smiles, hugs, discussions and exchange of swimsuits at the break, they did not let go.
“It’s nice to see him again, said Karim Benzema, elected man of the match, after the meeting. We came a long way together, we played eight or nine years at Real, we won a lot of titles and scored a lot. We discussed, we said good luck for the future, whether in selection during this tournament or in club and to continue to have fun on the field and continue to make the difference. ” While waiting to find Real for Benzema and Juve for Ronaldo (unless…), the first has an appointment Monday in Bucharest against Switzerland and the second Sunday in Seville against Belgium.