Karim Benzema earned Real Madrid three points as he scored brace against Elche on Saturday LaLiga Match.
Badly embarked, the Merengues relied on the French striker to extricate themselves from the trap set by Elche (2-1).
Double scorer on Saturday afternoon, the Madrid striker help his team to temporarily grab second place in the standings.
Interviewed at the end of the match, the hero of the day was delighted with this victory obtained by the wire.
“It’s the work of the whole team that is rewarded. It was not an easy game, against a well organized team behind. The teams at the bottom of the rankings come here and cause us difficulties.
With courage we did not give up and we take three important points for us. The first half was a little weird because we didn’t have a lot of movement.
In the second half, with more enthusiasm, we scored the goals. It is important that the players who come from the bench bring things and that is what they did, ” commented Benzema.