Zinedine Zidane's confident striker, Karim Benzema is expected at the turn with Real Madrid this Sunday.

Real Madrid will be playing one of their last cards in the derby title fight against Atlético. Because in the event of a defeat, the Merengues would then find themselves 8 points behind their opponents, with one more match being disputed. In other words, the pressure is mounting, and the French striker is already targeted by Mundo Deportivo.

The sports daily thus makes a cruel reminder to the attention of the former Lyonnais, reminding him that in 11 years of presence and 35 games played, he had scored only five goals against the Matelassiers. A revival is therefore expected in this derby which has often been muscular and closed and does not always give way to offensive festivals.

Good thing KB9 will be back up and running after an absence due to a muscle injury. His return to training, in any case, restores morale to Zidane and his players, because even if he has not often found the net against the neighbor, he was the author last season of the unique decisive goal in the derby (1-0), keeping alive the hopes of the league title finally won by Real Madrid.

The supporters of Karim Benzema will remember that, if he did not score, the French striker had achieved a feat that remained in all memories when he had mystified three defenders of Atlético on a thread along the goal line, to offer a golden goal to Isco and validate the ticket to the Champions League final for the White House. It was in 2017.