Karim Benzema scores a hat-trick within seven minutes as Real Madrid smashed Rayo Valladolid in style today, Breaking Sport News reports.
Real Madrid ran riot over Rayo Valladolid banging all four goals before the 40th minute in the first half.
Rodrygo opened the scoring for the home side in the 22nd minute before Karim Benzema took over from there.
The former France international scored for fun as he rip apart Rayo Valladolid’s defense to bang three goals in just 7 minutes.
Karim Benzema got his first goal in the game in the 29th minute.
Three minutes later, he scored again in the 32nd minute before he completed his hat-trick in the 36th minute.
All his three goals came within 7 minutes as Real Madrid sealed a 4-0 first-half win before going into the break.
The LaLiga champions are obviously cruising to victory but are still far behind Barcelona in LaLiga title race.
In the second half, Real Madrid made it 5-0 with Marco Asensio on the scoresheet.
In the 92nd minute, Lucas completed the rout as Real Madrid ran out with a big 6-0 win over the away side.
Karim Benzema has now increased his goal tally to 14 goals in 17 LaLiga matches for Real Madrid.
The French striker retired from France national team after a faceoff with France manager Didier Deschamps.
He was absent from the retirement ceremony which was organized to honor players that have called time on their international career in 2022.
Karim Benzema has not had the best time in his football career after winning the Ballon d’Or last year but it seems he has returned to his prolific form for Real Madrid.