LA LIGA - Barcelona FC, Piqué: "Benzema is much more than a scorer"
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Ahead of El Clásico scheduled for tomorrow, at Camp Nou, Barcelona FC 34-year old centre-back and resident veteran Gerard Piqué praised Karim Benzema's action for Merengues:
"I think Cristiano left him some space to occupy and he filled it perfectly. He now has the peace of mind he needs to finish the actions well. But Karim is more than a player who scores goals. Throughout the years, he had big seasons and we know very well how hard it is to play against him. It will be fun anyway, and we will have a good time".
Benzema is credited for being one of the Ballon d'Or candidates actually running for the title.
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