Injured against Malaga (1-0), Karim Benzema is hit in the thigh. The coach of Real Madrid, Carlo Ancelotti, took a press briefing to discuss the French striker.
Italian coach said that the former Lyon player can not play the eighth-final of the Champions League between Real Madrid and Schalke 04 on Tuesday night. Indeed, Karim Benzema has not yet recovered from his injury. “He will not play tomorrow but I am confident for Sunday.This is a very important player, hopefully that he has recovered. We are fortunate to be able to replace him if he is not playing”.