In great shape with Real Madrid, Karim Benzema will no longer put his talent at the disposal of the France team. The 35-year-old announced his international retirement on December 19, leaving several observers with regret. However, according to some journalists, the Ballon d’Or could return to the Blues, on one condition.
On December 19, 2022, Karim Benzema ended his international career, after a final misunderstanding with Didier Deschamps. What leave regrets to Eric Di Meco, who dreamed of a longer association with Kylian Mbappe.
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“There is the regret of not having often seen Benzema with Mbappé”
” The France team had the potential to go at least to the final. There is the regret of not having often seen Benzema together with Mbappé, Dembélé, Coman, Griezmann… They are such talents… Karim’s problem was extra-sporting, it was not the athlete who dismissed him from the club. ‘French team. That’s why I have regrets.” said the former player of theOM at the microphone of RMC.
A return from Benzema in the event of the departure of Deschamps
But to believe Patrick Juillardit is not impossible to review Benzema in French team, in particular in the event of departure from Didier Deschamps in 2026. “Things could change, but it’s not for the Deschamps era. Maybe later if he’s still fit.” said the journalist at the microphone ofEurope 1. He would then be 38 years old.