While France will enter the competition on November 22 v Australia in Group DKarim Benzema made a point of reacting to the many subjects gravitating around the French teambut also of this particular World Cup (20 November – 18 December) in the show All Sports, broadcast on France 3 this Tuesday evening. He also reassured about his physical condition since the captain of Real Madrid missed the last meetings with his club, before the international break: “I no longer feel pain, no more discomfort. Today I recovered well, physically and mentally I am well. I will be ready for the first game. I can not wait to be there. It’s a world cup. It’s just practice, but we’re all looking forward to it.”the 34-year-old French international first said.
Alongside Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappé, the Real striker relies on attacking talent to dominate the competition, even if he wishes above all to rely on the collective: “Everyone has a lot of ambitions, we are preparing. We are all ready. We are the defending champions. With the talent we have, we have to show it on the pitch that we are favourites. We have extraordinary potential, we can score a lot of goals. Any forward lined up must make a difference.”also underlined Benzema who dreams of playing “a France-Brazil final”.