NewsWorldChampions League: Benzema-Lewandowski, the distance duel of serial scorers

Champions League: Benzema-Lewandowski, the distance duel of serial scorers

-

Published on: 04/12/2022 – 14:58 Real goal machines, Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) and Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) play the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday with their respective teams. The opportunity to shine a little more in the queen European competition and to send a message for the Ballon d’Or 2022. It often takes a great scorer to make a great team. With Karim Benzema and Robert Lewandowski, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have theirs for the Champions League quarter-final second leg matches on Tuesday April 12, against Chelsea and Villarreal respectively. For these relentless scorers never satisfied, this round decisive of the C1 could mark a turning point in their season and their quest for records with an eye, already, on the Ballon d’Or. Thematic comparisons between the two scorers. • This season’s goals: Benzema in full confidence Will the evening mark a turning point? Sparkling consistency so far, Robert Lewandowski is indeed close to a resounding elimination with Bayern Munich, beaten (1-0) in the first leg, while Benzema arrives at the Bernabéu stadium in full confidence after his hat-trick in the first round against Chelsea (3-1). The last few weeks have allowed “KB9” to get closer to the Bavarian: his two hat-tricks, in the eighth return against Paris SG (3-1) then in London, have doubled his total goals on this edition of the C1. With eleven units, the French international is hot on the heels of Bayern’s center-forward (12 goals), leader of the classification. Benzema “is improving every day like good wine. He is more and more a leader in the team, in the group, and I think that is the biggest difference,” his coach, Carlo Ancelotti. The Pole, always irresistible on the grounds of the Bundesliga, keeps a small margin over his rival when taking into account national competitions: with 46 goals in 40 matches, including a penalty scored on Saturday against Augsburg (1-0), “Lewy” has nine points more than “Benz” (37 goals in 37 matches). • Goals in the history of the C1: Lewandowski advantage At 33 against 34 for Benzema, Lewandowski also has a slight advantage in the history of the Champions League: with 85 goals scored in the queen event, the Pole is firmly on the podium of the greatest scorers, behind Cristiano Ronaldo (140 goals) and Lionel Messi (125), eliminated in the round of 16. He scores in every game. When you’re a striker, you sometimes have periods without scoring. er, but he doesn’t seem to know that”, his Bayern partner, Serge Gnabry, recently enthused on BT Sport. “Lewy” has the image of Benzema growing in his rear view mirror: the former Lyonnais totals 82 goals, which promises a tight chase until the end of their career. The Bavarian also prides himself on holding crazy marks in Germany: the record for goals (41) in a Bundesliga season (held until the last year by Gerd Müller) and the best mark over a calendar year (43 goals in 2021), in particular. At Real, Benzema for his part had to wait a long time behind the legend Cristiano Ronaldo, slow to climb the ladder in the individual rankings. But he is approaching dizzying marks, like that of Raul’s 323 goals with the merengue club. With 316 units, the Frenchman will soon become the second most prolific attacker in the White House, far behind “CR7” (450). Ballon d’Or 2022: the Benzema year? Double holder of the trophy for best Fifa player of the year and second for the Ballon d’Or 2021, Lewandowski appears, this time, left behind in the race for individual awards, which is already in full swing. Because Benzema benefits from the rule change announced by the organizers of the Ballon d’Or, now postponed at the end of the sports season, at the end of the summer. On track to be Spanish champion, he also has an international title in his pocket, in the League of Nations. And this has not escaped the notice of the most discerning observers. “I said two years ago that he was arguably the most underrated player in world football, that may not be the case anymore,” the Chelsea manager recently confirmed. Thomas Tuchel. When will there be a Benzema-Lewandowski explanation on the same lawn? The duel is only possible in the C1 final this season … but could become more regular next year if “Lewy”, at the end of the contract in 2023, chooses Barça, as mentioned by several media.Other appointment in the agenda, the World Cup-2022: France-Poland is a possible confrontation at the stage of the round of 16 in Qatar. And the two scorers are no doubt eager to fight it out. Top scorers after the first quarters of C112 goals: Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) 11 goals: Benzema (Real Madrid), Haller (Ajax Amsterdam) 8 goals: Salah (Liverpool) 7 goals: Nkunku (RB Leipzig) 6 goals: Arnaut Danjuma ( Villarreal), Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United), Mahrez (Manchester City), Mbappé (Paris SG), Sané (Bayern Munich) 5 goals: Messi (Paris SG), Nunez (Benfica) 4 goals: Gonçalves (Sporting Portugal), Griezmann (Atlético Madrid), Müller (Bayern Munich)With AFP

1 COMMENT

  1. Download Shokryme – Systematic Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Gunplay – ALL Bullshit Aside Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Saints ‘N’ Sinners – Rise of the Alchemist Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Del Amitri – Fatal Mistakes: Outtakes & B-Sides Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download ERICALANDIA – ERICALANDIA Plays Obrigado (DJ Mix) Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Supplemental Pills – Volume 1 Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download wens – alien tears – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Thandi Draai – Thandi Draai: Live at Kunye, Johannesburg (DJ Mix) Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Various Artists – The Space Man Project Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download mark william lewis – God Complex – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Eddie Palmer – Dbfogs Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Barbie – Barbie: It Takes Two (Original Series Soundtrack) – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Various Artists – Nothing But… Pure Jackin’ House, Vol. 09 Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Sun-El Musician – African Electronic Dance Music 002 (DJ Mix) Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Idan Hana – Galaxy – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Miles Behind – Blackening – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Puoli yhdeksän uutiset – Puoli yhdeksän uutiset Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Fuwa – Vuelo Submarino – EP Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download João Neto & Frederico – Na Intimidade (Ao Vivo), Vol. 2 Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download eevee & cliffe – Dead End Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Kenny Baker – Jazz Britannica, Vol. 8: Kenny Baker Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Drum & Lace – Natura Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Synrgy – Aquablue Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Estéban Cortez – Poesie & Pestilenzen Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08
    Download Melingo – S’Il Vous Plaît – Remastered 2022 Album Mp3 Zip 2022-04-08

Comments are closed.

Latest news

Chrysoula Zacharopoulou accused of gynecological violence: a new testimony from a minor patient – Liberation

Info LibéArticle reserved for subscribersMathilde, who suffers from endometriosis, was 17 when she made an appointment with the gynecologist...

Košice MP was set on fire: The motive is his political work! SaS wants to convene an extraordinary committee – Topky.sk

"In front of one of the residential houses in Michalovce, a Suzuki Swift vehicle caught fire on Saturday night,...

Milan, the arm of a crane comes off: a very serious businessman

The conditions of the man, resuscitated on the spot and then...

Ukraine, Moscow: “80 Polish mercenaries and 780 nationalists killed”

Moscow claims to have killed "80 Polish mercenaries" fighting alongside Kiev in eastern Ukraine. The spokesman for the...

Drought, Piedmont is ‘thirsty’

Piedmont is "thirsty" and the drought situation in the region "is getting worse". Speaking with Adnkronos, it was...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you