Home > Sport > Football
Thursday August 7, 2014 MYT 3:37:43 AM
Thursday August 7, 2014 MYT 3:38:31 AM
MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has signed a contract extension to keep him at the club until 2019, the European champions said on Wednesday.
The 26-year-old France international joined Real in 2009 from Olympique Lyon and has scored 72 goals in 159 appearances for the La Liga club.
"Real Madrid would like to announce the extension of Karim Benzema's contract with the club until June 30 2019, to include the next five seasons," Real said in a statement on their website.
(Reporting by Ed Osmond, editing by Justin Palmer)
De Bruyne-less Wolfsburg hit three goals past Schalke
Neymar may make Barca return against Malaga - coach
Colombia drop Falcao, Cuadrado for Peru friendly in U.S
Van Gaal determined to break Swansea jinx
Januzaj and Kompany recalled by Belgium
Five unusual ways to build endurance for a marathon
Poll lead for Greece's Syriza narrows as Tsipras presses for new mandate
China investigates executives at party newspaper's website
Chua: Treasury to look into the matter following appeals
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Media Group Berhad (ROC 10894D)(Formerly known as Star Publications (Malaysia) Berhad)