Karim Benzema the French striker win Ballon d’Or 2022 award for ceremony that come up in Paris on Monday.
Karim Benzema, the Frenchman was 34 years that score 44 goals in 46 appearances across all competitions last season.
“Karim Benzema said that he was very proud.”
“All the work that I did, I never give up, since I was childhood. I always dream about it.
The Madrid striker said that he has plenty fans to thank. Though it was individual prize.
But his goals help Carlo Ancelotti team to won the La Liga and Champions League.
The Champions League made him shine so much in Real Madrid, but sake of his hat-tricks for the last-16 second leg against Paris Saint-Germain and quarter-final first leg against Chelsea.
Karim Benzema never give up but he still score again for the second leg match against Chelsea the Blues.
He also score three more goals for the semi-final first and second leg against Manchester City.
I’m very happy Though Age was just by number
When Karim Benzema want to collect the Ballon d’Or award from his old boss Zinedine Zidane for best player for 2022.
He was the oldest Ballon d’Or winner since Stanley Matthews in 1956.
Karim Benzema, play many role in Real Madrid Champions League glory last season, he was the first French player to won trophy since Zinedine Zidane for 1998.
“Even though people that play until their later years now but I still get this burning desire.
The Ballon d’Or award was based on players performance for the previous season rather than the calendar year.
For 2021/22 campaign, Karim Benzema was very good in form based on the goals and the trophy that he won.
It was only four player in African that receive an award.
Mohamed Salah, that was Egypt and striker in Liverpool, Ivory Coast and Borrusia Dortmund Sebastien Haller.
Followed by Senegal and Bayern Munich Sadio Mane and Algeria and Manchester City Riyad Mahrez.