Netease Sports reported on September 27:
At 3 o'clock in the morning on September 27, Beijing time, in the third round of La Liga, Real Madrid defeated Betis 3-2 away. Benzema assisted Valverde in the game, but unfortunately he did not have the luck to score and missed the goal many times.
In the 14th minute of the game, Benzema dribbled the ball on the right side of the penalty area and then passed through the bottom. Valverde fell to the ground and scored the goal, helping Real Madrid take the lead 1-0. Real Madrid’s first round of La Liga this season was postponed, and the second round of Real Madrid’s 0-0 draw
Real Madrid's second goal in this game also has Benzema's credit. In the 48th minute, Carvajal made a cross from the right. Benzema was ready to grab a spot from the back of the penalty area. Under his pressure, Betis defender Emerson accidentally made an own goal. But unfortunately, Benzema also missed some scoring opportunities in this game, and he failed to score. Statistics after the game showed that Benzema had 5 times in this game
Just 2 minutes after the game started, Benzema took it
In the 45th minute, Cross made a long pass and Benzema's shot in the penalty area was saved. In the 52nd minute, Mendy made a pass and Benzema volleyed in the penalty area. After the football hit the crossbar, the ball seemed to have crossed the goal line as a whole, but Benzema was offside before receiving the ball.
In the 70th minute, Valverde made a cross from the right and Benzema grabbed a shot and missed the goal. In the 8th minute of stoppage time, Isco passed the ball and Benzema missed the goal again in the penalty area.
Due to the fact that Real Madrid changed to a double-forward formation, Benzema's range of movement increased, and he came to the wing or returned to the midfield many times to get the ball, which also increased the defense of the opposing defender. Although already 32 years old, Benzema is still Real Madrid's most threatening striker.