Karim Benzema Scores Incredible Volley For Real Madrid Against Valencia
Karim Benzema produced a moment of magic as he wrapped up Real Madrid's victory with a stunning goal against Valencia.
Benzema scored a brace as Real Madrid beat Valencia 3-0 on Thursday to close the gap on La Liga leaders Barcelona by two points.
He bagged his first goal of the game in the 61st minute then netted a second four minutes from time in incredible fashion.
The Frenchman flicked the ball to tee himself up before unleashing a spectacular volley that smashed the back of the net.
Karim Benzema...WOW! :raised_hands:
The flick! :scream:
The volley! :boom:
Zidane's reaction! :joy: pic.twitter.com/LVALuZXZqx
- Premier Sports :tv: (@PremierSportsTV) June 18, 2020
Benzema's goal prompted a brilliant reaction from Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane, who cut a priceless figure on the touchline.
Ferrari. (:camera: @NandoChachalana) pic.twitter.com/ePm9qjiUJt
- Get French Football News (@GFFN) June 18, 2020
Benzema's strike sent social media wild.
Benzema jumped up controlled the ball with his right football, still in the air moved his left foot and ka boom
- Soldier:arrow_right_hook: (@PatohShanqueels) June 18, 2020
That Benzema goal is bringing out the HORNY in Ray Hudson, he's having an orgasm on TV right now.
"Big Benz, his Karim is rising to the top."
- Scammy Abraham (@Nigerianscamsss) June 18, 2020
So yeah, that's goal of the season from Benzema.
- Phil Kitromilides (@PhilKitro) June 18, 2020
On second view, it's not just tasty... it's ABSURD. What a goal from Benzema.
- Sid Lowe (@sidlowe) June 18, 2020
"Zidane's reaction says it all," one social media user wrote.
A second tweeted: "What a f'king gooooooal. Incredible."
A third added: "Absolutely obscene."
Real Madrid have now recorded back-to-back wins since the league restarted. They resume their campaign on Sunday when they face Real Sociedad.