Villarreal 2-1 victory over Real Madrid overtook helped Barca crowned La Liga champions early 2019/20 1 round. More remarkable, "Royal team" do this without Cristiano Ronaldo in the team, while still owns rival Lionel Messi. Next to "Captain" Zinedine Zidane, this feat has no small contribution of Karim Benzema - author of 2 goals in the game last night.
Perez claims Benzema deserved Golden Ball
After 37 laps, Benzema scored 21 goals and recorded season from 2nd consecutive 20 or more goals in La Liga (with 21 goals in season 2018/19 record and 2019/20). Even chance the Frenchman won the title Pichichi (top scorer La Liga) very bright when only poor people Lionel Messi 2 goals lead.
In a state of excitement, chairman of Real - Florentino Perez has bluntly stated to the press that Benzema deserves ... Golden Ball, "Benzema should be awarded the Golden Ball. I have not seen any more outstanding players during his first years. "
Benzema joined Real in 2009 but not until Ronaldo's departure (2018), he was awarded several new takes more land. Now, at age 32, still plying Benzema of Real gong burden despite "Royal team" brought about a series of expensive signings during the last 2 years as Luka Jović, Eden Hazard. Apparently, Perez's spokesman recognition for the contribution of Benzema.
12 years, the only one leap into the race between the Golden Ball Ronaldo and Messi is a star on the payroll Real - Luka Modric. Of course to be able to replicate the miracle team, Benzema needs to pass a series of other heavyweight candidates like Robert Lewandowski, Kevin De Bruyne, Kylian Mbappe, ...