Press reports revealed that Real Madrid is close to extending the contract of captain Karim Benzema for one year, as club president Florentino Perez believes that the player will spend another two years in the club until June 2024, and they expect to extend his contract soon.
Club president Perez said in recent statements, “There is no doubt about that in Real Madrid, and this reduces the rush to sign another attacking player. this summer”.
The Spanish newspaper “Marca”, which is close to Real Madrid, reported that an agreement was made with Benzema to extend his contract for an additional season, to stay with the team until June 2024.
The newspaper pointed out that after the completion of the extension of Benzema’s contract, the problems of the players Federico Valverde, Eder Militao, David Alaba, Rodrigo Gos, and Vinicius Junior will be resolved.
For the season that begins on August 12 in Helsinki, Real Madrid can count on the Brazilian duo and Benzema in attack, but there is also Eden Hazard, who promised Real fans to return next season.