Benzema and Real Madrid remove the rust and win to keep up the pace in the LaLiga race
Real Madrid secured a 2-0 win at Real
Valladolid as Karim Benzema scored two late goals from penalties
move them within a clear spot of Barcelona atop La Liga on Friday.
Ballon d'Or winner Benzema return
s to the starting
missing the Cup sector with France with a thigh injury on the eve of the event.
scored from a penalty at 83' after a handball to Javi Sánchez that Benzema converted from a penalty.
doubled Madrid's advantage in discount after a help from substitute Eduardo Camavinga.
If Real Madrid want to beat
Barcelona for the LaLiga name, they will need Karim Benzema in top form
something we haven't seen so far
this season. His performance in Valladolid on Friday was a slow start to put that right.
not the Ballon d'Or in its heyday, far away, but when the final whistle blew it became his two dreams that gave Madrid
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