Karim Benzema is a striker for both the French national team and Real Madrid. He has been the driving force behind Los Blancos' recent achievements. His admirers and friends refer to him as "Coco" because of his remarkable prowess as a striker.

At the age of nine, he joined French side Lyon, where he made his professional debut in the 2004-05 season and came to prominence in the 2007-08 season, scoring over 30 goals and leading the Les Gones to their sixth consecutive league victory.

The Frenchman has spent over two decades in the sport, playing a variety of positions under several coaches. He is quite adaptable in his field of specialization, which is what distinguishes him as a one-of-a-kind attacker. He is recognized as one of the finest strikers of his time, a creative and prolific forward famed for his playmaking and finishing.

Karim Benzema titles by year

Karim, who now plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid, is generally regarded as one of the top attackers in the world. He's also the club's third all-time leading goalscorer and all-time assist provider, with thirteen accolades to his name.

The star born in 1987, started his professional career in 2005 with Lyon, where he was a part of three Ligue 1 championship victories. In 2008, he finished as the league's top goalscorer and won his fourth championship and first Coupe de France. When Benzema moved to Real Madrid for €35 million in 2009, he set a new French record for a transfer.

Benzema rose to fame at Real Madrid after a shaky start to his career. He has twenty-one trophies to his name, including four La Liga crowns, two Copas del Rey, and five UEFA Champions League titles, and is the club's third-highest all-time goalscorer and all-time assist provider.
 

Number Season Team Trophy
1. 2004 France UEFA European Under-17 Championship
2. 2004-05 Lyon Ligue 1
3. 2004-05 Lyon Trophee des Champions
4. 2005-06 Lyon Ligue 1
5. 2005-06 Lyon Trophee des Champions
6. 2006-07 Lyon Ligue 1
7. 2006-07 Lyon Trophee des Champions
8. 2007-08 Lyon Ligue 1
9. 2007-08 Lyon Coupe de France
10. 2007-08 Lyon Trophee des Champions
11. 2010-11 Real Madrid Copa del Rey
12. 2011-12 Real Madrid La Liga
13. 2012-13 Real Madrid Supercopa de España
14. 2013-14 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League
15. 2013-14 Real Madrid Copa del Rey
16. 2013-14 Real Madrid Supercopa de España
17. 2014 Real Madrid FIFA Club World Cup
18. 2014-15 Real Madrid UEFA Super Cup
19. 2015-16 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League
20. 2016 Real Madrid FIFA Club World Cup
21. 2016-17 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League
22. 2016-17 Real Madrid La Liga
23. 2016-17 Real Madrid UEFA Super Cup
24. 2017 Real Madrid FIFA Club World Cup
25. 2017-18 Real Madrid UEFA Champions League
26. 2017-18 Real Madrid UEFA Super Cup
27. 2018 Real Madrid FIFA Club World Cup
28. 2019-20 Real Madrid La Liga
29. 2019-20 Real Madrid Supercopa de España:
30. 2020-21 France UEFA Nations League
31. 2021-22 Real Madrid Supercopa de España
32. 2021-22 Real Madrid  La Liga
33. 2021-22 Real Madrid

UEFA Champions League