Karim Mostafa Benzema is a French professional footballer who plays as a striker for La Liga club Real Madrid and captains the France national team.
A creative and prolific forward, Benzema is regarded as one of the best strikers of all time.
Karim Benzema Injury, Country, Wife, Team
Late on Saturday, Ballon d’Or winner Karim Benzema’s injury to his left thigh ended his chances of helping France successfully defend its World Cup title.
The 34-year-old Real Madrid striker had not played for more than 30 minutes in any of his team’s previous six matches before the World Cup due to a long-standing ailment.
For the first time since the World Cup holders gathered last week in preparation for the competition, he participated in full training on Saturday.
He hails from France.
She is a young French woman by the name of Cora Gauthier, and she wed the Real Madrid striker in 2017 five years ago.