Karim Benzema is the most recent Actual Madrid famous person to come back out and heap reward on Lionel Messi. The Frenchman believes the Argentine is the driving pressure behind Barcelona, and Los Blancos must be cautious of the famous person’s menace.
Actual Madrid tackle Barcelona in El Clasico this weekend in what may make or break both membership’s title possibilities. The winner will go high of the desk in the meanwhile as Atletico Madrid play afterward Sunday night time.
Karim Benzema was speaking to La Liga TV forward of the Clasico when he praised Lionel Messi. The Frenchman desires his team-mates to watch out within the recreation because the Barcelona star does every little thing for his aspect and could possibly be the difference-maker. The Actual Madrid striker stated:
“They at all times have possession, they’ve a superb goalkeeper and Lionel Messi, the participant who does every little thing for Barcelona. Now we have to watch out as a result of he’s very harmful.”
Sergio Ramos praises Lionel Messi forward of Actual Madrid vs Barcelona
Karim Benzema just isn’t the primary Actual Madrid star to talk extremely of Lionel Messi at this time. Sergio Ramos additionally just lately spoke positively of the Barcelona captain and made a surprising declare as nicely. The Spanish worldwide believes Actual Madrid would have received much more trophies throughout his time on the membership if it wasn’t for the Argentine at Barcelona.
In his documentary collection The Legend of Sergio Ramos, the Actual Madrid captain stated:
“We have suffered in opposition to Lionel Messi throughout these years. Maybe if Barcelona did not have him, we might have received extra titles. There was a time after we confronted one of the best Barcelona in historical past. We had a terrific coach like [Jose] Mourinho, but it surely was exhausting for us to beat them. We did not win a lot and there was a variety of rigidity, attributable to both them or by us.”
Barcelona are on a terrific run proper now and have received their final 5 matches. They’re only a level under Atletico Madrid, who’ve let their lead slip, and Ronald Koeman’s males can go on high of the desk with a win in opposition to Los Blancos.
Actual Madrid shall be determined for a win on Saturday as they may simply fall out of the title race with a loss. A win would see them go joint high, however extra importantly, would additionally give them a morale-boosting victory over arch-rivals Barcelona.