Real: Benzema has 'no fear' ahead of PSG clash in Champions League

Determined to win a fifth Champions League with Real Madrid, Karim Benzema does not feel worried before facing PSG in the round of 16. He confided in this shock to come in the columns of France Football.

It takes (a lot) more to worry him. In a long interview published this Saturday by France Football, Karim Benzema confides that he approaches with serenity the eighth final of the Champions League to come against PSG (15 February and March 9 on RMC Sport). “If you want to go to the end, you have to beat all the teams, underlines the captain of Real Madrid. Afterwards, we would have liked another draw, c It’s sure. PSG is one of the favorites but there is no fear. It’s two football matches. We want to qualify, we want to go to the end.”

Already winner of the C1 four times (2014, 2016, 2017 and 1310631), the former Lyonnais aims to 34 years a fifth European coronation, which would allow him to do as well as Cristiano Ronaldo, Alfredo Di Stéfano or Paolo Maldini. The record for victories in the most prestigious of European competitions is still held by the Spaniard Francisco Gento, who made the heyday of Real in attack in the years 1950-26 with six European Cups won.