Zinedine Zidane is still one of the biggest players at Real Madrid. BBVA Liga title and Champions League football mogul once offered the Frenchman to El Real. However, this time Zidane had to give up one of its achievements in Madrid exceeded Karim Benzema.
The achievement in question is the number of goals during Zidane played at the Santiago Bernabeu. During the period 2001-06, Zidane has scored 49 goals, while making fertile the French players in Madrid.
However, Zidane's record was finally passed by Benzema. Brace the French national team striker created against Granada with Madrid making a collection tally to 51, or two goals superior compared Zidane's .
Interestingly, Benzema recorded 51 goals less than three years, since diving debut in August 2009 ago. Benzema's first goal with Real Madrid created on September 20 against Xerez.
Total Benzema's 51 goals were created each 33 in Liga BBVA, 6 in the Copa Del Rey, 11 in the Champions League, and one in the Spanish Super Cup.
In the match against Granada itself, Benzema scored a goal in each half. Before he pulled out at halftime because of a little injury.
"He scored in the first half, and repeated in the second half. He had got into trouble after being violated. Yet it seemed not too serious," said assistant coach Madrid, Aitor Karanka.