Real Madrid star agrees new contract until 2022 with Los Blancos

According to French outlet RMC Sport, Real Madrid talisman Karim Benzema has agreed a contract extension with the Spanish giants which will inherit effect at the top of the season.

The MailOnline reported last month that the forward’s current deal was set to expire at the top of next season.

RMC Sport claim that Benzema has signed fresh terms with Los Blancos which will see him tied until the summer of 2022, it’s also added that the deal will see the Frenchman become one among the club’s highest-paid players.

RMC Sport report that the forward’s increase in salary is ‘substantial’. this is often fully deserved considering the striker’s service to the club over the last decade.

The 32-year-old has contributed a powerful 16 goals and 7 assists in his 26 appearances across all competitions thus far this season. The Frenchman has certainly showed no signs of slowing down just yet.

Extending Benzema’s deal by just one-year could also convince be a shrewd move by Real Madrid. Benzema are going to be 34 once his new deal expires.

 

Source : caughtoffside.com