RECORD: Real trio reach new heights

FOOTBALL - Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo (43), Gonzalo Higuaín (21) and Karim Benzema (20) have become the first trio from the same club in La Liga history to score 20+ league goals each in a single season. On a personal note, Ronaldo equalled an 80-year-old record.

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REVIEW: Real Trio break Barcelona record

FOOTBALL - Real Madrid reached the Champions league semi-final on Wednesday, beating APOEL Nicosia 5-2. In the process Real’s trio Cristiano Ronaldo , Karim Benzema and Gonzalo Higuaín broke a FC Barcelona scoring record.

 

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DEBATE: Karim Benzema vs Marco van Basten

FOOTBALL – Karim Benzema’s goal at Osasuna on Saturday reminded many of Marco van Basten’s goal in the Euro 1988 final. Check out the video here and join the debate by leaving your comment.

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REVIEW: CL frontrunner Benzema trumps even Messi

FOOTBALL - When all the smoke had settled on Cyprus, Karim Benzema had scored his 25th and 26th career Champions League goals, reaching the quarter century even quicker than FC Barcelona’s Lionel Messi. Karim Benzema needed 41 CL matches to reach at least 25 goals (26 in total). Only Filippo Inzaghi (30) and Ruud van Nistelrooy (30) needed fewer matches to reach this milestone. Lionel Messi needed 42.