Vinicius Junior paid a nice tribute to Karim Benzema.
After 14 seasons at Real Madrid, Karim Benzema will leave Real Madrid this summer, most likely heading to Saudi Arabia. The news was made official this Sunday by the club from the Spanish capital, shortly before noon. An announcement that sparked strong reactions, especially on the side of KB9 teammates.
Among them, Vinicius Junior confided in a particularly touching message, published on his Instagram account: “Benzvini, Vinzema… And so on. The result has always been the same: goals, laughs, titles and, above all, learning. When the too shy boy from São Gonçalo arrived in Madrid in 2018, you were the first to welcome me. I will never forget him “.
Vinicius pays tribute to Benzema
The 22-year-old Brazilian striker then continued: “I grew up with you. We have conquered Spain, Europe and the world together. And I was able to applaud your Ballon d’Or with great pride. We’re ending this real-life ‘dark duo’ today, but I’ll always treasure our videos as inspiration and memories of an unforgettable time.”.
“Karim, we will miss you very much. Thanks for everything, legend! »then concluded Vinicius Junior, who will play his last match with Karim Benzema in the Real Madrid jersey this Sunday (6:30 p.m.) against Athletic Bilbao as part of the 38th and last day of La Liga.