Lionel Messi thinks Karim Benzema should win the Ballon D’or

Lionel Messi
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Lionel Messi says Karim Benzema deserves to win the Ballon D’or after leading Real Madrid to win their 14th Champions League title.

Real Madrid secured their 14th Champions League title after beating Liverpool 1-0 in the final at the Stade de France.

Moreover, Benzema played an influential role in knocking out PSG by scoring a hat-trick.

Karim Benzema has scored 15 goals and provides 2 assists in 12 games for Real Madrid in the Champions League.

Moreover, he is the top scorer of the Spanish top flight scoring 27 goals and providing 12 assists in 32 games.

Therefore, Lionel Messi thinks that Real Madrid’s striker should win the Ballon D’or this year.

There are no doubts; it’s very clear that Benzema had a spectacular year and ended up victorious in the Champions League,” Messi said on Argentine television.

“He was fundamental in all the matches from the round of 16 onwards. I think there is no doubt this year.”

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