More fear than harm for Karim Benzema after his blow against Bulgaria.
It’s a huge sigh of relief for the France team and its supporters. Victim of a crutch during the last preparation match of the Blues before the Euro, played Tuesday night, Karim Benzema was forced to leave his partners in the 41st minute of play.
Benzema back in 2-3 days
And this Wednesday, it is reassuring news that reaches us. Our colleague from RMC Sport, Mohamed Bouhafsi, revealed on his Twitter account that there was nothing to worry about: “Karim Benzema’s muscle deflated that night and the pain was less severe. “
“Nevertheless, the Real star was not to train this Wednesday. He will resume his training path within 48 to 72 hours maximum », adds the journalist.
Not to miss
This means that Karim Benzema should be operational for the first match of the Blues at the Euro, on June 15, against Germany.
A promising attacking trio
Absent from the France team since October 2015, Karim Benzema was recalled to everyone’s surprise by Didier Deschamps for the final phase of the Euro.
Holder during the two preparation matches of the Blues, Karim Benzema lacked success against the Welsh (a missed penalty) before leaving on injury against Bulgaria. However, his association with Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappé is promising and this attacking trio is greatly feared by the opponents of the France team.