Karim Benzema

WATCH: Did Busquets Stamp On Pepe? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Sergio Busquets has predictably emerged as the pantomime villain in the fallout from Barcelona's 4-3 Clásico win at Real Madrid. Real Madrid 3-4 B...

Messi Hat-Trick Seals 4-3 Barça Win In Cracking Clásico (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid and Barcelona produced the most enthralling Clásico since the teams' 3-3 draw in 2007 on Sunday night. And like that superb spectacle, Li...

Raging Bull! Atléti Assistant Burgos Has To Be Restrained From Charging At Ref (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo's strike eight minutes from time earned Real Madrid a 2-2 draw with Atlético at the Vicente Calderón, but it was Germán Burgos' a...

The Biggest Challengers To Bayern's Crown? Madrid Tonk Schalke 6-1

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Sport

Real Madrid virtually secured their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League on Wednesday night with a stunning 6-1 demolition of Schalke. ...

Ten Great Players Who Should Test Themselves in the Premier League

Antony Moule | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Antony Moule

The Premier League is blessed with a variety of world class talent from across the globe who entertain and enthral an international audience. Here is a countdown of the top 10 players who have yet to play in the Premier League, but should consider a move to England.

From Les Misérables To La Joie De Vivre

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Sport

France coach Didier Deschamps savoured "the magic of football" after his side overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit to qualify for the 2014 World Cup at ...

How Did Bale Overshadow His Bernabéu Brace? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale scored a brace on his full Bernabéu debut for Real Madrid in their bonkers 7-3 win over Sevilla but overshadowed his performance with ano...

Gareth Bale Plays Rugby With Real Madrid Teammates (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Sport

Gareth Bale was encouraged to embrace Spanish culture to become a hit in Madrid, but it appears the world's most expensive player has also introduced ...

Triple Alliance?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Sport

Just three more days. Three more days until the window clanks shut and that bloody draught is gone for four months. Chaotically, it is also three more...

Arsenal Target Benzema Scores Again As Madrid Win At Granada...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Sport

Karim Benzema scored his second goal in as many games as Arsenal's hopes of signing the Real Madrid striker became scarcer. The Gunners inquired ab...

It Might Be Worth Splashing The Cash This Time Arsène

Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal have targeted Karim Benzema who currently plays at Real Madrid as their top priority signing, with Arsène Wenger stating "The transfer market...

Arsenal Set To Bid £40m For Benzema

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Sport

Arsenal have targeted Real Madrid's Karim Benzema as the belated heir to Robin van Persie. The Gunners, who failed to prise Luis Suárez away from ...

LOOK: 10 Pictures Of An Unhappy Arsène

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Sport

The Sun's back page splash had the best take on Arsenal's 3-0 demolition of Fenerbahçe: Arsène Wenger, much to his (possible) chagrin, has another ...

Ribéry And Benzema To Go On Trial For Soliciting Minor

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Sport

French footballers Franck Ribéry and Karim Benzema will go on trial in Paris on charges of paying for sex with an under-age prostitute. Both playe...

Lean On Me

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK Sport

Real Madrid coach José Mourinho warned his players their work was only half done after they opened a 3-0 lead over Galatasaray in their Champions Lea...

Real Beat Barça Again (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.03.2013 | UK Sport

An under-strength Real Madrid beat Barcelona for a second time to finish a great week ahead of their much-anticipated Champions League return leg with...

GALLERY: City Out Of Champions League At Group Stage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester City bowed out of the Champions League at the group stage for the second consecutive year after they failed to beat Real Madrid. Angel d...

Benzema's glorious Return Gives Mourinho a Selection Conundrum

Richard P Martin | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Sport
Richard P Martin

When Benzema is on form, there is no doubt that Madrid play better. Higuaín may have a superior goals-to-game ratio but the Frenchman offers much more and, if given a run of games, will no doubt follow it with a run of goals.

WATCH: Ronaldo's Second Hat-Trick In Four Days And Benzema's Bicycle Kick

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK Sport

Real Madrid warmed up for Sunday's Clásico against Barcelona in sensational fashion as Cristiano Ronaldo hit a second hat-trick in four days and Kari...

Five Players Set To Light Up Euro 2012

Nick Wilby | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

The likes of Zinedine Zidane, Marco van Basten and Michel Platini have all secured greatness in championships gone by - but who will shine at this year's tournament? Let's take a look at five players that have the potential to light up this year's tournament.