The French team confirmed that the striker from Real Madrid Karim Benzema He fell out of the call to play the Qatar 2022 World Cup due to an injury.
“Struck in the quadriceps of the left thigh, Karim Benzema is forced to give up participating in the World Cup”, reported @equipedefrance on his official Twitter profile.
“The whole team shares Karim’s sadness and wishes him a speedy recovery,” said the world champions.
Benzema was injured after his first participation in a practice with the team led by Didier Deschamps.
Touché au quadriceps de la cuisse gauche, Karim @benzema He is against the challenge of participating in the World Cup.
— Team de France ⭐⭐ (@equipedefrance) November 19, 2022
THE IMAGE THAT DID NOT WANT TO SEE ALL OF FRANCE
This is how Karim Benzema withdrew from the clinic after undergoing studies that confirmed a tear in his left thigh. He does not play #Qatar2022!
— ESPN Argentine Soccer (@ESPNFutbolArg) November 19, 2022