Ex-Bayern Munich star, Courtois & Vinicius Jr react to Benzema post after reaching 200 La Liga goals

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France international and former Olympique Lyonnaise star, Karim Benzema was in action on Wednesday night for Real Madrid in their 6th league game of the season against Mallorca at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.

The forward enigma was outstanding in the game as he keeps his brilliant run of form going for the Carlo Ancelloti's side marking his appearance of the night with a brace of goals and assists, which were instrumental in the massive six goals to one scoreline at full time.

Karim Benzema with his great influx of delivery in the show of the night was able to take his direct league goal involvements of the season to 15, scoring 8 goals and creating 7 assists in just 6 games played so far.

His brace of the night also took his tally of goals in the Spanish La Liga Santander to 200 thereby making him among the top ten all-time goalscorers in the competition.

Karim Benzema scored first in the 3rd minute of the game to make it one nil before Marco Asensio doubled the lead to make it two for the host in the 24th minute.

The visitor were able to put one back in the 25th minutes with a goal from Kang-in Lee to make it two goals to one before Karim Benzema set up Marco Asensio for his brace of the night in the 29th minute making it 3-1 going into the half time break.

Marco Asensio in the 55th minute got his hat-trick of the night with a brace of assists from Karim Benzema to make it 4-1 before the assist provider also got his brace in the 78th minute to make it five goals to one.

In the 84th minute, Isco was set up by Vinicius Junior to make it six massive goals to one at full time as all other efforts from both ends to add more to the tally of the night were not successful.

Karim Benzema after reaching this milestone reacted with a post via his verified Instagram handle celebrating the great victory and collective performance which keeps them going in the competition. He then went further by thanking everyone for their support.

After the post, former Bayern Munich star and new Real Madrid teammate David Alaba, former Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and Vinicius Junior among others have all reacted by congratulating him for the remarkable feat and has also responded to their comments in one accord.

The win for Real Madrid in the game has now taken them to the top spot on the table with 16 points in 6 games played and as such be hoping to keep the winning streaks going in their next fixture.

Congratulations to Karim Benzema for this remarkable feat as he will be looking forward to continuing his goal scoring form to extend his tally in the competition.


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