Benzema, the specialist in opening team's goal account in LaLiga
The Frenchman got the team's goals-for tally up and running this term as he repeated the feat achieved in the 2013/14 and 2014/15 campaigns.
"Two weeks since my operation. Step by step I'm making progress with my recovery. Thanks for the support. Let's keep going!", was the message published by the madridista on his social media channels.
"The result was fair, we saw a typical Real Madrid side today", added the captain, who now has the fourth most wins as a madridista in the competition.
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