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Karim Benzema aims to win 2021 Ballon d’Or award

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Karim Benzema aims to win 2021 Ballon d’Or award

Karim Benzema aims to win 2021 Ballon d’Or award

Karim Benzema spoke about his ambitions of winning the Ballon d’Or after being selected on the 30-man shortlist for the 2021 award season. For the prestigious award, the France international is one of the frontrunners following a fantastic start to the 2021/22 season.

In just eight La Liga games of the season, Benzema has nine goals and seven assists, propelling Real Madrid to the top of the table, and he scored a crucial goal in France’s UEFA Nations League semi-final victory on Thursday evening. Speaking to the press ahead of Sunday’s Nations League final football match, Benzema stated that he’s dreamt of winning the Ballon d’Or since he was a child according to France 24.

“I’ve been dreaming of winning it since I was a kid, we all do, all professional players,” he said. “So I’ve been doing everything possible and will continue to do so because I hope to win it and fulfil my childhood dream. What is important is that people enjoy my football and that I feel happy and proud. There are strikers these days playing very well into their 30s and scoring many goals. Modern football allows for that.”

“It’s always a pleasure to be named on this list of the top 30 players, and I’ll keep it in my a corner of my mind as an objective in the big matches.” The forward also took time to preview the match against Spain, predicting a ‘big’ game at San Siro. “I’m sure it’ll be a huge final. Spain is a young team, but a very talented one. I just hope above all that it’s a great game.”

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