He’s already scored three goals for France and has also been named man of the match on two occassions in the group stages.
It seems Real Madrid have taken note as well with the Daily Star reporting that the Spanish giants are going to offer him a huge new deal.
The deal is designed to repel the interests of Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger who is keen on adding the fellow Frenchman to his strike force.
But, despite being interested in Liverpool’s Luis Suarez, Real Madrid want the 26-year old former Lyon striker to stay at the Bernabeu.
Carlo Ancelotti will be looking for all the squad reinforcements he can find as his men look to win back the La Liga title after rivals Atletico were crowned Champions.
It is understood that Benzema has no intentions of leaving Real Madrid and Wenger will now turn his full attention to the proposed Mario Balotelli deal instead.
Arsenal fans. Benzema seems the perfect kind of player for your club, but can you lure him away from one of the world’s biggest or should you concentrate on Balotelli? Let us know your thoughts below.
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