Thanks to his double, Karim Benzema offered himself a record owned by Zinedine Zidane.
Discreet during the first two matches played by the Blues, Karim Benzema was the main protagonist of the third meeting, against Portugal. The Madrid striker has indeed scored both French goals, responding to Cristiano Ronaldo.
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This double also allows the former Lyonnais to enter the annals of the France team. KB9 has indeed become the oldest French player to score a brace in a major competition, wiping out Zinedine Zidane, scorer of two goals against England at Euro 2004.
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