The Frenchman’s ex-representative believes Benzema will return to Ligue 1 at some point of his career.
According toKarim Benzema
’s former representative, Karim Djaziri, theReal Madrid
player is still hoping for a return to his ex-Ligue 1 side,Lyon
. The 33-year-old, who won four consecutive league titles with Lyon, joined the Whites in 2009 after having an impressive run with the French club.
During his time with Los Blancos, Benzema had the honor to witness four
and threeLa Liga
titles and become the team’s fifth-highest scorer with more than 260 goals. With only 18 months left to his contract, Benzema’s former agent believes the player maybe planning for a return to Lyon at some point of his career.
“Will Karim Benzema return to Lyon? Yes, I honestly think he will.”
“He talks to me constantly and he watches all of the team’s matches.”
“On top of that, he has never been to the Groupama Stadium and, in his mind, it is something he wants, he has Lyon in his heart.”
Real Madrid are currently seven points adrift from La Liga leaders,Atletico Madrid
, as they head to faceLevante