Karim Benzema’s former agent reveals that the Real Madrid star wanted to leave while Jose Mourinho was there
Former Karim Benzema agent reveals Real Madrid star wanted to leave while Jose Mourinho was with the club and one day open to return to Lyon
- The former agent of Karim Benzema has revealed that he could have left Real Madrid
- Karim Djaziri insisted that Benzema wanted to return to his former club Lyon
- Benzema was in and out of the game during the first season of Mourinho who was in charge
- Madrid President Florentino Perez called for Benzema to be given the Ballon d’Or
The former agent of Karim Benzema has revealed that during Jose Mourinho’s time as Real Madrid manager, he was about to leave Santiago Bernabeu.
The former agent of 32-year-old Karim Djaziri has insisted that Benzema wanted to return to his former club Lyon during the 2010-11 season.
The striker was in and out of the Los Blancos side during Mourinho’s first season and was considering leaving.
The former Karim Benzema agent has revealed that he was about to leave Santiago Bernabeu
“Today, with the situation in which he is in Real Madrid, he is on top of what a footballer would want,” said Djaziri OL TV.
“To play at Real, very close to the manager, adored by the fans. Today it is unforeseeable (that he will return to Lyon).
Apart from that, Karim has had one desire since leaving Lyon: to come back to Lyon.
“Will it be as a player … It remains regrettable for Karim that he did not continue in the Champions League (with Lyon).
Benzema was in and out of the Los Blancos side during the first season of Jose Mourinho
“If it didn’t work with Mourinho, he said to me,” I want to go back to Lyon. ”
“I said to him,” No, you will continue and you will make it. ” And he did it. It’s in the corner of his head.
“Yes, I think it is possible [that he goes back to Lyon]. If he still has legs and he says now is the time to do something good, he will come back.
“If it’s not as a player, I might see him come back to Lyon in another role. I know he really wants to. ‘
Club chairman Florentino Perez called for the award of the Ballon D’Or to the Frenchman
Madrid President Florentino Perez called for Benzema to receive the Ballon d’Or after scoring his 20th and 21st goals of the season to give his team the title.
“Benzema should be the Balon d’Or,” said the President of Madrid. “I haven’t seen a player with a year as good as him.” The French striker of Real Madrid has 21 goals for the season and is only twice behind La Liga top scorer Messi.
Madrid captain Sergio Ramos asked Perez to give him a new contract, and Zinedine Zidane said winning the league beats his Champions League hat trick.